Grants Pass Police Officer Honored

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass police officer is being honored for stopping a man with a gun. In December, Grants Pass police were assisting the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office in a sex offense investigation. When they arrived at a Grants Pass home, they told a man inside to keep his hands where they … Continue reading »

Men Arrested On Marijuana Charges

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — 40 pounds of pot and two men were taken into custody in a Grants Pass parking lot. Around noon Monday, officers pulled into the parking lot of Motel 6 on 7th Street for a disturbance call. They saw 32-year-old Alex Carabollo smoking marijuana in the parking lot. When officers approached they … Continue reading »

Search for Chase Suspect in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A search is underway for a man who authorities say is armed and dangerous. Wednesday night, officers received information that Tanner Sayre had crashed a car that had been reported stolen earlier this week. Witnesses said they saw Tanner with a gun in the area of northeast Foothill and northeast D … Continue reading »

Detectives Working to Keep Sauer in Jail

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Detectives are working on several other cases against the man whose alleged crime spree started this summer. A grand jury indicted 38 year-old Jayson Sauer on 20 counts. On Thursday, he was arraigned on charges ranging from burglary to criminal mischief. Grants Pass Department of Public Safety detectives say he committed … Continue reading »

‘One-Man Crime Spree’ Arrested

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass detectives tracked down a man who they say is one of the worst criminals they’ve dealt with this year. Investigators say that man is linked to several major burglaries and car thefts in Josephine County. After several weeks of investigative work detectives narrowed the search down to the 1900 … Continue reading »

Local Man Involved In Alleged Kidnapping

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass man who is suspected of robbing at gunpoint appeared in court on Monday, facing multiple charges. In less than 48 hours, police say he was then involved in a kidnapping with his wife. An affidavit reveals how the alleged kidnapping took place. Jose Anthony Aguirre and his wife … Continue reading »

Robbery At Cody’s Tavern

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass police are searching for a man they say held up a tavern about midnight Monday morning. According to witnesses, a lone gunman walked into Cody’s Tavern on Northeast Mill Street and forced the bartender to handover cash at gunpoint. Police say a patron called police right after the robbery … Continue reading »

Transient Charged With Injuring Officer

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A 54-year-old transient is multiple facing charges after injuring a police officer. Grants Pass Police say Anthony Christopher Alex was throwing beer inside the Walmart last night before leaving the store and heading to Arby’s. Officers arrived at that restaurant and Alex tried to leave. An officer grabbed Alex by the … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Woman Arrested For Stabbing

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A Grants Pass woman is behind bars after police say she stabbed a woman last night in Menegazzi Park. Police officers responded to a disturbance call around 7 p.m. last night. When police arrived they found 32-year-old Leanne Darby had been stabbed multiple times including once on her neck. She was … Continue reading »

Officers Challenged During Arrest

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – – Grants Pass Police take some dangerous weapons off the streets, but had to deal with an unruly mob of people to do it. Police officers say they were in the process of arresting three people when a large crowd began challenging the officers. It all happened late last night in … Continue reading »

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