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 »

Grants Pass Police Search for Car Thief

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass Police are looking for a man reportedly responsible for an armed car robbery on Wednesday night. Just before 8 p.m. Wednesday, police responded to the report at 1590 SE N Street in Grants Pass. Investigators say the masked man was waiting inside the vehicle, crouched down inside. The 2002 … Continue reading »

8 Yr Old Boy Reports Attempted Abduction

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass child is safe after he tells police a stranger points a gun at him to get into a car. Police say on Monday around 2 p.m., the boy told them he was getting off of the school bus. After he crossed over on Fairview Avenue, police say the … Continue reading »

Meth Arrests In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Three men have been arrested and lodged in the Josephine County Jail in relation to a meth distribution organization in the county. According to Oregon State Police Sergeant Jim Johnson, detectives with the inter-agency Rogue Area Drug Enforcement (RADE) team, with assistance of Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS), established … Continue reading »

Suspicious Fires In Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Police are investigating a pair of suspicious fires, and surveillance video of the crime scene may be the key. Police say those fires were lit early Friday morning in Grants Pass, and damaged part of a building. Investigators say the fire started in a dumpster and then burned up into the … Continue reading »

Medal of Valor Awarded to Officer

By Yessenia Anderson GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The city of Grants Pass is recognizing one of its own after the officer headed straight into a raging fire to save the man trapped inside. After spotting the victim on the balcony, Officer John Lorhfink said he didn’t think twice before running up a staircase in an … Continue reading »