Crews Busy With Suspicious Fires

MEDFORD, Ore. – Police and firefighters have been busy chasing suspicious fires for the better part of three weeks, but no suspects have been arrested in any of those cases. The latest was a string of five small fires set in alleys in west Medford Wednesday. All of those fires were small and only damaged … Continue reading »

Police Say Arsonist Set Garage Fire

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford Police are suspect an overnight garage fire to be the 14th in a string of arsons at vacant homes in west Medford in the past 15 months. Police and firefighters responded to the home at 400 South Peach Street shortly after 10 p.m. Monday. Firefighters quickly knocked down the flames and … Continue reading »

Medford Arson Investigation Continues

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford Fire Department is working with Medford Police on an investigation of a string of arsons at vacant homes. The most recent arson under investigation occurred last night off Prune Street in west Medford. Fire officials say the fire started in the garage and caused $30,000 in damage. Medford Fire officials … Continue reading »