On March 21st 2019 from approximately 1:00-4:00 PM, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of Lincoln County Parole and Probation, Newport Police Department and Toledo Police Department conducted a Saturation Patrol in the Siletz area of Lincoln County. The saturation patrol was in response to citizen complaints of suspected drug activity and related criminal activity in the enhanced enforcement area of Siletz.
During this three hour saturation, law enforcement officers conducted numerous traffic stops, “knock and talks” at specific residences and field interviews of citizens in the rural Siletz area.
Law enforcement collectively issued three traffic citations for Driving While Suspended and made three criminal arrests. Two of the criminal arrests were drug related and are still under investigation. The third arrest was on Kayla D. Borden age 27 of Siletz. Borden had a Felony warrant out of Linn County for probation violation and was transported to the Lincoln County Jail without incident.