Hood River Police seize Cocaine & Meth in arrest

From the Hood River Police Department Facebook page:

Your Hood River Police Dept. just out here doing what the citizens expect out of their Officers.

On August 6, 2022 an Officer with the HRPD stopped a vehicle for a minor traffic infraction. Upon making contact with the driver, the Officer observed a concealed firearm. The Officer also observed signs of impairment. The driver of the vehicle was eventually placed under arrest for DUII-controlled substance. As a result of the ongoing investigation at the scene, the driver was also arrested for the following and being in possession of:

79.2 grams Cocaine (2 ounces) PCS

11.4 grams Meth PCS

Unlawful possession of firearm

Unlawful possession of silencer

Unlawful possession of a restricted weapon (Brass knuckles)

Cash ($500)



The driver was eventually booked in NORCOR.

We want to remind citizens and visitors of our commitment to proactive community policing in Hood River. When the HRPD and all of our friends and neighbors are equally vested in having a safe community, we can all enjoy living, visiting and working in this amazing City.