Suspect Resists Arrests Before Takedown

MEDFORD, Ore. – Two men are facing charges after police say they led officers on a foot chase. According to Medford Police, an officer recognized 37 year-old Victor Villalobos behind the Medford Center Safeway as a suspect with a warrant for his arrest. The officer said when he went to place the handcuffs on Villalobos, … Continue reading »

Names Released of Chase Suspects

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Police released the names of the suspects who they said stole a car and then led them on a pursuit late Tuesday night. The Jackson County Sheriff said a deputy spotted a car that matched the description of a stolen vehicle in White City. The deputy said the car took off, … Continue reading »

Ask the Meteorologist: Forecasting

  ASK THE METEOROLOGIST “How can you estimate the amount of rain and snowfall we will receive from a storm?” Chase Tiffany, Ashland Middle School When putting a forecast together, meteorologists look at computer models. These models generate a forecast (that requires modification & many changes) based on the current conditions of our atmosphere. These … Continue reading »

Pizza Truck Stolen, Ends In Police Chase

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man for taking off in a pizza delivery truck and leading them on a chase through Medford and Central Point. Friday night, a driver for Angelo’s Pizza made a delivery at a friend’s house in west Medford on Clover Lane. While dropping off the pizza, … Continue reading »

Two Police Teams Pursue Suspect

MEDFORD, Ore. — During the overnight hours and into Saturday morning Jackson County Sheriff’s Department and Medford Police pursued a familiar face. Police say this person has outstanding warrants in Grants Pass. The man reportedly driving a stolen vehicle wouldn’t pull over for a Jackson County Sheriff’s officer.┬áThe vehicle stopped and the man jumped out … Continue reading »

Police Chase Ends With Arrest

MEDFORD, Ore., — Medford Police chased down and arrested a man suspected of breaking into several cars Tuesday. 21-year-old Courtney Abney was spotted by┬ápolice on Holly Street before 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. Abney then fled from officers for several blocks. Officers finally caught up with Abney on Grape Street and took him into custody. Abney … Continue reading »