Robber Gets Away with Cash

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Detectives are now looking into the third bank robbery within city limits in a two month period. On Monday, close to 5 p.m., police were called to Bank of the Cascades on Union Avenue. Tellers told police, a man approached the counter and told them to to move away. He grabbed … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Altercation

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Police in Grants Pass and trying to investigate what led to an physical altercation outside a bar that left one man hospitalized with a serious head injury. On Sunday, police and medical personnel were sent to the Wonder Bur in Grants Pass regarding an unconscious male. Police say bystanders contacted at … Continue reading »

2012 Shooter Sentenced to Life in Prison

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass man has been sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to a shooting that left a man dead. In February of 2012, police say Lawrence King murdered Daniel Baker outside a Bi-More Shell gas station in Grants Pass. Police say King, the shooter, targeted the victim because … Continue reading »

Bank Robbery In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass Police are looking for a bank robber. Police say the robbery happened at about 2:20 p.m. Thursday afternoon at the Umpqua Bank on Williams Highway. Police say the suspect may have first gone into Key Bank, which is near the Umpqua Bank, but left without incident. The suspect the … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Criminal Activity Rising

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Recent crime statistics in the city of Grants Pass reveal criminal activity is on the rise. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety is dealing with more burglaries, thefts and incidents of disorderly conduct and stolen vehicles. Chief Joe Henner said after the failed criminal justice tax levy, people speculated that … Continue reading »

Armed Robbery In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A man who robbed a Grants Pass restaurant then assaulted an employee Sunday night is still on the run. Grants Pass Police say just after 9 p.m., a man walked into the River City Grill with an handgun and demanded money. After the female employee gave him money, the suspect reportedly … Continue reading »

Rollover Crash Involved Three Vehicles

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — One woman was hospitalized after a roll-over crash involving three vehicles at NE 7th and NE F Street in Grants Pass early Friday morning. The Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety said two cars were traveling east on NE F Street crossing 7th Street, when another car, heading north on 7th … Continue reading »

Fugitive Caught In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A Grants Pass fugitive who detectives said was eluding police for several months was finally caught on Friday morning. Grants Pass officers and the SWAT team took every precaution approaching the 190 block of Lewis Lane on Friday. Dozens of officers surrounded his home watching to see if 27-year-old Collins was … Continue reading »

Suspected Armed Robber Arrested

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A man suspected of two armed robberies in Josephine County is behind bars. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says they received tips that led them to Paul Lewis in connection to a robbery at Crown Market. When they arrested him, police found a gun that they say linked Lewis … Continue reading »

Business Owner Victimized By Vandals

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A Grants Pass business owner has been a victim not once, not twice, but 11 times. Burglars have broke in and vandals continue to strike her store. For 32 years, Jan has opened up her store, Glamour Attire. While she makes people feel glamorous, Jan feels scared. In three months, her … Continue reading »

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