The following are press releases sent out by the City of Woodburn on various police and other City-related news. For more information, contact Jason Horton at 503-982-5256 or email@example.com.
Submitted by City Admin on Mon, 02/01/2016 - 11:10
On Jan. 15 around 8:50 a.m. a young woman was at Mega Foods in Woodburn, when she left her clutch purse sitting on the end of the bagging table. The woman left the store and after she realized she had left her purse she returned to the store at 8:55 a.m., only to find the purse was not there. After reviewing surveillance footage officers determined that another customer at the store had taken the purse.
Submitted by City Admin on Mon, 01/25/2016 - 19:49
At tonight's Woodburn City Council meeting, Mayor Kathy Figley pronounced Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 "Nikki DeBuse Day." Nikki has been with the Woodburn Independent since 1988 and has been its publisher since 2009 and is leaving to further her career in Forest Grove. Nikki has been a community advocate for many years, including help found Love Santa, Inc., a local nonprofit that makes Christmas brighter for thousands of people over the years.
Submitted by City Admin on Tue, 01/12/2016 - 11:30
On Monday, Jan. 11 the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) approved Woodburn’s Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) amendment, ending a near 20-year land use dispute over the expansion of Woodburn’s City limits.
Submitted by City Admin on Mon, 12/14/2015 - 20:16
Woodburn Police Chief Jim Ferraris was sworn in tonight in front of family, friends and new and former colleagues. He replaces Scott Russell, who recently retired after a 28-year career, including the past 13 as Woodburn's police chief.
Submitted by City Admin on Fri, 12/11/2015 - 12:07
This week Woodburn police officers, along with some officers from Hubbard, Gervais, Silverton and Mount Angel and members of the Woodburn Fire District participated in "Shop with a Cop" at Walmart and made Christmas just a little brighter for 68 Woodburn elementary students.