Report Released on Clackamas Shooting

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — On Wednesday, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office released their full report on their investigation into the shooting at the Clackamas Town Center that occurred last December. The sheriff’s office released details on how the victims died and the timeline of the suspect’s actions before he committed the crime, but the motive for … Continue reading »

Clackamas Remembers Shooting Victims

CLACKAMAS, ORE. — The Sandy Hook shooting happened the same day a Portland area mall reopened after a shooter opened fired on holiday shoppers. Members of the Clackamas community gathered to remember Steve Forsyth and Cindy Yule who both died, and Kristina Shevchanko who was injured, when the gunman opened fire in the Clackamas Town … Continue reading »

Expert Speculates Shooter’s Motive

MEDFORD, Ore. — A motive behind the man responsible for the Clackamas mall shooting has yet to be determined. Jacob Roberts did not have a criminal record or any known health issues. “The truth is, most people with mental illnesses don’t act like this and more frequently what we do see is that people who … Continue reading »

Local Shoppers React To Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. – Locally, people in Medford have mixed reactions on how Tuesday’s shooting will impact the way shoppers will go out in public. The images from Tuesday’s shooting are fresh on the minds of Medford shoppers. Walter Boles of Medford says it’s an unfortunate risk of living in today’s world. “Anything can happen to … Continue reading »

SWAT Team Train for Worst Case Scenarios

MEDFORD, Ore. – A specialized, elite force in the Rogue Valley trains for situations like the fatal shooting at the Clackamas Mall. The Medford Police Department’s SWAT team, made up of 16 members, train every year on a variety of dangerous situations. In the last several years, the department has incorporated active shooter scenarios in … Continue reading »

Police Discuss Safety In A Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. – In an active shooting situation, local police are urging people to be ready to protect themselves. Medford Police say it can be a scary and confusing situation when bullets start flying, especially in a public place like a mall, but they say it comes down to three options: run, hide and fight. … Continue reading »

Investigation Looks At Suspect’s Tech

MEDFORD, Ore. – As authorities continue to investigate Tuesday’s shooting, key pieces of evidence may be include the computer, cell phones and other pieces of technology that belonged gunman Jacob Roberts. Although the gunman is dead, officials with the Southern Oregon High Tech Crimes Task Force say it is important to continue to investigate to … Continue reading »

Three Dead in Clackamas Mall Shooting

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — [UPDATE 10:43 a.m. 12/12/2012] The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office have released more information on the shooting that took place on Tuesday at the Clackamas Town Center. The suspect has been identified as 22-year-old Jacob Tyler Roberts. The Sheriff’s Office says it appeared Roberts died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities said Roberts … Continue reading »