Police Search for Hit-and-Run Suspect

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A 5-year-old Grants Pass girl has been life-flighted to Portland after being dragged through an intersection under a car. Officers say the driver took off. It happened before 8 a.m. on 9th and North Riverside. Police say a woman was walking her daughter to school. As they were crossing the intersection, … Continue reading »

Armed Man Taken Safely into Custody

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A suicidal man with a gun is taken safely into custody Thursday night. NewsWatch 12 was the only crew on scene. Several Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Oregon State Police troopers responded to the 300 block of Savage Creek Road. It’s a road familiar to deputies. Previously on Monday, they took … Continue reading »

Daytime Crime Increases In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass Police are dealing with a lot of daytime burglaries. The Department of Public Safety says this is happening at homes, businesses and cars within the city limits. They remind homeowners and businesses to make a property appear as if someone is home, trimming back shrubbery and trees eliminates places … Continue reading »

Four Detained In Grants Pass Stand-Off

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Four people were taken into police custody during a SWAT team operation in Grants Pass. Police say they were serving a search warrant at a home in the 1900 block of Fruitdale Drive around 9 a.m. Officers believed the people inside had guns and drugs. Two people came out when SWAT … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Robber Facing Seven Years

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A Grants Pass man will spend 7 years in prison after facing charges of robbing a business and setting it on fire. Police say Kyle Winn has had multiple run-in’s with law enforcement over vehicle thefts, and other burglaries; most recently, a September robbery at a Grants Pass business called Hawaiian … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Standoff Ends Peacefully

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A Grants Pass man who police believed was armed and dangerous, barricaded himself in a house Monday morning. Officers responded to the 1300 block of Conklin Avenue for an investigation on another case. They spotted Matthew McNeal outside of the home and say he then ran inside. Police say McNeal has … Continue reading »

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