Vehicle burglaries continue to be an ongoing concern in Canyon. Please remember to always lock your vehicle, as well as keep anything of value out of site. To report a burglary or information, call Canyon Police Department at (806) 655-5005.
On April 18 officers responded to 13 vehicle burglaries in the Hunsley Hills area. The suspects entered unlocked vehicles and took assorted items, which included two handguns. Officers set up surveillance in the area and made a traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle on April 23. The officers identified four male suspects and recovered some stolen property. The investigation is ongoing.
On April 20 a white Ford pickup was reported stolen from Country Club in the Hunsley Hills area. The suspects are the men that were responsible for the burglaries of vehicles. The vehicle has yet to be located at this time.
On April 16 officers responded to the 800 block of Oregon on a hit and run crash.
Also on April 16 officers made a report in reference to identity theft at 24 Creekside.
On April 17 a man was arrested for assault in the 1400 block of 8th Avenue.
On April 18 a report was made involving vandalism to wooden stairs at Paul Lindsey Park, formerly known as Southeast Park.
On April 19 a fraud report was made in the 1400 block of 4th Avenue.
Also on April 19, officers stopped a vehicle in the 1000 block of Highway 60. The driver was arrested for driving while intoxicated.
On April 21 officers made a traffic stop in the 1700 block of 7th Avenue. The driver was issued citations for minor driving under the influence and for possessing drug paraphernalia.
Also on April 21, officers were dispatched to the N. 300 block of 15th Street on a disturbance. A man was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
On April 22 officers made a traffic stop on Country Club. The vehicle was searched, marijuana was found, and citations were issued.
Also on April 22, officers made a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Highway 60. The vehicle was searched and narcotics were found. The driver was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
There were two reportable crashes during the week. The crashes were due to failure to yield right of way, and failure to drive in a single lane.
Please contact Canyon Police at (806) 655-5005 if you have any information.