Justices Rule DNA Swabbing Upon Arrest

MEDFORD, Ore. — The United States Supreme Court ruled that officers can collect DNA from someone that is arrested, similar to taking someone’s finger prints. Medford Police say this ruling opens the door to solving more crimes. In Oregon, police can only collect DNA in three ways: if the person consents, through a judge issued … Continue reading »

DNA Evidence Leads To Arrest

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — DNA left on an orange juice carton led sheiff’s deputies to a man they say burglarized an Eagle Point home last fall. 33 year-old Ryan Bohnert has been charged with 1st degree burglary and 1st degree theft stemming from a burglary last October where Jackson County officials say Bohnert and another … Continue reading »