Grants Pass Police Chief to Retire

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — After 25 years of service, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety police chief is retiring. Joe Henner started working for the department as a sergeant and was promoted to chief in 2004. Before that, he was a battalion chief for 10 years with Rural-Metro Fire. During his time as police … Continue reading »

Councilors to Decide Plan for Jail Beds

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The city council is considering a contract to rent jail beds, which would cost around 500 thousand dollars. Monday afternoon, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety laid out a plan to the city council. The department is looking to rent 30 jail beds from the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office. If councilors move … Continue reading »