OSP Investigates JaCo Sheriff’s Office

  WHITE CITY, Ore. — A lieutenant with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is under investigation for potential misconduct. Lt. Marty Clark allegedly dismissed traffic tickets written to citizens. The newly elected sheriff says the behavior has been overlooked and ignored for years. This investigation is part of a larger effort by Sheriff Corey Falls … Continue reading »

Sheriff’s Office Warns of Phone Scam

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office wants to warn people about a scam. The Sheriff’s Office reports an individual in Jackson County received a phone call from someone claiming to be with the Federal Treasury Enforcement Agency. The individual told the victim that the victim and their property were subject to a lawsuit. … Continue reading »

Family Rescued After Driveway Flooded

TALENT, Ore. — A family in Talent is safe after getting trapped in their home after water washed out their driveway. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the house in Talent on Friday afternoon. Deputies found that debris had clogged a culvert causing a flood. Search and rescue volunteers used an ATV with tracks … Continue reading »

Officials Monitor Lost Creek Lake Debris

LOST CREEK LAKE — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the Army Corp of engineers are monitoring large amounts of debris in Lost Creek Lake. With recreational boating season right around the corner, they are hoping the debris clears out in the next few months. Right now there’s a debris advisory here at Lost Creek … Continue reading »

Another Search for Hannah Thomas-Garner

NEAR ASHLAND, Ore. — Search and rescue crews spent hours on Saturday combing the 90-acre area near mile marker 13 on Dead Indian Memorial Road. Volunteers were looking for any new information that may point to the whereabouts of missing teen, Hannah Thomas Garner. “We [were] out here at the request of the Ashland Police Department. … Continue reading »

Body Found Identified as Chase Suspect

[UPDATE] The body found this afternoon is that of a high speed chase suspect named Christopher Sellars. Sellers was involved in a high speed chase on December 19th of last year. Troopers from the Klamath Falls Patrol office attempted to stop an orange Ford Expedition for a traffic violation on Highway 66 in Klamath. The driver who … Continue reading »

Attempted Kidnapping in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is responding to an attempted kidnapping in White City. Early reports said it happened on Avenue G, when a Hispanic male allegedly tried to abduct a 12 year-old victim. The suspect is described as 40 to 50 years old, 5′ 8″ tall, possibly wearing an orange shirt, black … Continue reading »

Patrols Increase After White City Rape

WHITE CITY, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department has announced additional units will patrol in White City, after a 16 year-old girl was raped by a burglar in her home. According to deputies, on Monday, a heavy set man wearing a mask entered a home in the 2700 block of Falcon St. and  sexually … Continue reading »

Corey Falls New Jackson County Sheriff

MEDFORD, Ore. — A new year brought a new Sheriff in Jackson County for the first time in more than a decade. Monday morning’s swearing in ceremony was short and simple, but it means a new chapter for Jackson County law enforcement. Corey Falls beat out Incumbent Mike Winters in the November election and took his … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Pipe Bomb

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police are currently in the midst of investigating a bomb threat that took place on Table Rock Road this afternoon. So far, no suspects have been named, but police are combing through leads looking for clues. Police said the explosive device was reported around two o’clock this afternoon at Western Tow on … Continue reading »

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