Crime Stoppers #11-44 Dana Crippen Homicide in Clackamas County

Crime Stoppers #11-44 Dana Crippen Homicide in Clackamas County

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December 08, 2011 11:55


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The Clackamas County Sheriff's Office, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help in solving the homicide of Dana Crippen.

On November 25, 2011, the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office began a homicide investigation after someone discovered the body of 50-year-old Dana Michelle Crippen on the I-205 bike path at Southeast Johnson Creek Boulevard. Investigators were able to determine that Dana was killed sometime between November 24 and November 25.

The Oregon State Medical Examiner conducted an autopsy and determined that Dana died of homicidal violence.

Investigators are asking for information from anyone who knows the person or persons whom committed the murder or saw Dana in the hours before her death or who knows people that Dana was associating with at the time of her death.

A photograph of Dana taken from the Eugene Register Guard in January 2011 is available for viewing at (Permission to use photo granted by the Eugene Register Guard).

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony, and you can remain anonymous. Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at, text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by your tip, or call 503-823-HELP (4357) and leave your tip information.

Visit to download the Crime Stoppers App for the iPhone or Droid.


Det. John Krummenacker

Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

(503) 785-5141

Media Contact

Sgt. James Rhodes

Clackamas County Sheriff's Office

(503) 785-5071


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