Ashland Police Arrest Suspected Burglar

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland Police caught a suspected burglar just before making a getaway. Officers responded to reports of a break-in around 9 p.m. on Saturday. Police say it was at a woman’s home business on Pioneer Street. Ashland Police say the woman called police because she heard someone inside the home. As police officers … Continue reading »

Man Arrested on Sex Abuse, Drug Charges

ASHLAND, Ore. — The owner of a popular café in Ashland is now behind bars on multiple charges of sexual abuse and drug distribution to minors. Ashland Police say Christopher Iverson has been under investigation since 2011 when the department got word that he was giving drugs to people at “after parties” at his business. … Continue reading »

Burglaries on the Rise in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Burglaries in Ashland have doubled this year, compared to last. Police say it’s both homes and businesses that are taking a hit. The stats were gathered from the first seven months of this year. The chief says he’s not sure why burglaries are up, saying it could be a number of reasons. … Continue reading »

Ashland Liquor Store Vandalized

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland Police are hoping the public will recognize a man who attempted to burglarize an Ashland liquor store over the weekend. The security camera footage shows a man breaking through the glass of the front door to Ashland Liquor Store. Police say the suspect fled once a security alarm sounded and nothing … Continue reading »

Child Abuse Arrest In Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — A home-based kindergarten in Ashland was also the home of a 32-year-old man now in custody for encouraging child sexual abuse. Local police don’t think the suspect had any involvement with the kids, but Benjamin Mycko is in jail after High Tech Crimes investigators say he downloaded images and videos of child … Continue reading »

Ashland Man Charged With DUII

ASHLAND, Ore. – A 26-year-old Ashland man is facing charges of DUII, reckless endangering, hit and run and assault after an overnight accident. Ryan Andrew Posada was taken to the Jackson County Jail on Friday after a 1:37 a.m. accident on Eagle Mill Road in Ashland. Police say he was the driver of a car … Continue reading »

Suspected Bank Robber Arrested

ASHLAND, Ore. — A suspected bank robber is in police custody after a Bank of America was robbed in Ashland just before noon on Monday. It happened at 2305 Ashland Street and police say he did not display a weapon but held his hand in his pocket implying one. Just a few minutes later, 42-year-old … Continue reading »