Man Arrested for Abusing 9-Month-Old

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A man is facing charges after alleged child abuse against an 9-month-old boy. On Wednesday at about 5:45 P.M., officers with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to a local doctor’s office for a report of possible physical abuse of a baby. According to officers, a preliminary investigation indicated … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Pursuit Leads to Arrest

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A man has been arrested after allegedly leading officers on a pursuit in Grants Pass. It happened near the Taco Bell and Walmart parking lot near Terry Ln. late Sunday night, police said. According to investigators, officers were responding to a disturbance there when the driver of a green Mitsubishi Eclipse … Continue reading »

Man Facing Burglary and Arson Charges

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Police are investigating a series of thefts and an arson that are all believed to be connected to one man. Early Saturday morning, police responded to a report of a shed that had been ignited on the 1,000 block of northeast 6th St. Later that day, Grants Pass Police was called … Continue reading »

Stabbing Leads to Manhunt and Arrest

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A local man is facing charges after a stabbing incident in the 900 block of SW Rogue River Dr. According to police, 32 year-old Jeremiah Littleton stabbed Ryan Adkins, 22, during a fight. Officers said Adkins was taken to Three Rivers Medical Center for treatment, while investigators searched for Littleton, who … Continue reading »

Police Search for Robbery Suspect

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Police are searching for a suspect involved in a robbery at the A1 Market and Deli in Grants Pass. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety reports the suspect allegedly entered the market on Friday evening and menaced the clerk with a hammer, demanding cash. Police say the suspect took cash … Continue reading »

Police Search for Stabbing Suspect

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Police say a man received 4-inch laceration to the neck and jaw after a fist fight in a bar escalated into a stabbing. According to the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, 23-year-old Levi Jordan was initially involved in a fist fight with another unidentified man outside the 99 Proof Bar … Continue reading »

Bomb Threat Evacuates GP Middle School

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – ¬†At approximately 2:15 p.m. today, Grants Pass Department of Public Safety was notified of a note, recovered by South Middle School in Grants Pass, that said there was a bomb in the school. Police and fire crews were dispatched to the scene, and the school was evacuated while crews performed a … Continue reading »

Police Clean Up Downtown Streets in GP

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass Police officers are patrolling the streets looking in inlets to make sure no transients are calling the inside home. Grants Pass Department of Public Safety officers are conducting the sweeps during all hours of the day, but especially in the early morning hours when most of the transients are … Continue reading »

Several Arrests in Josephine County

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Several people are behind bars and three stolen vehicles have been recovered. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says the arrests go back to a drug investigation. Detectives say they served a search warrant on Mina Lane in Josephine County, where they detained 9 people and recovered three stolen vehicles. … Continue reading »

Police Give Slurpee Vouchers to Kids

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Over the summer months, law enforcement often sees bumps in youth crime as kids have more time out of school. This summer, Seven Eleven teamed up with Grants Pass Department of public safety to try to encourage positive contact between law enforcement and the community. Beginning on Tuesday, cops began hitting … Continue reading »

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