Man Suspected of Giving Daughter Meth

NEAR ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — A 6-year-old girl is rushed to the hospital after she swallows methamphetamine. Deputies say her father is the one responsible. Deputies told the Washington man his daughter’s life was in danger and he finally admitted to it. On Monday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office recieved reports of a man acting … Continue reading »

Police Search for “Career Criminal”

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man they say is a career criminal. 55-year-old Robin Lee Workman of Gold Hill is the suspect in several burglaries and motor vehicle thefts. He also has several warrants out for his arrest. Last week, Northgate Auto Sales reported an unknown suspect stole … Continue reading »

Man Found Hiding In Home With A Gun

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Southern Oregon police are looking for a man who was found inside a strangers house with a gun. Police were called to the 3200 block of Antelope Road in White City. A woman had returned home, unlocked her door, and found a stranger in her living room with a gun. She … Continue reading »

Third Arrest In Eagle Point Burglaries

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has made a third arrest in connection with a series of crimes that took place in the Eagle Point area. 26-year-old Micah James Farley was arrested over the weekend on a warrant. The sheriff’s office said he confessed to participating in the crimes. He remains in … Continue reading »

$7,000 of Stolen Property Recovered

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Office retrieved around $7,000 worth of stolen property and arrested two people. On Monday morning, owners of a cow pasture reported two people trespassing and harassing them. The sheriff’s office says a 1992 Dodge Caravan and a pull trailer were located stuck in the middle of a cow … Continue reading »

Armed Man Taken Safely into Custody

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A suicidal man with a gun is taken safely into custody Thursday night. NewsWatch 12 was the only crew on scene. Several Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Oregon State Police troopers responded to the 300 block of Savage Creek Road. It’s a road familiar to deputies. Previously on Monday, they took … Continue reading »

Sex Offender Cited for Illegal Pot Grow

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says a sex offender had not only moved to a new address without registering, but was growing marijuana at the residence. After receiving an anonymous tip, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office investigators determined that 28-year-old Michael Ray Hernandez was currently living in the 500 block of Mountain … Continue reading »

DNA Evidence Leads To Arrest

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — DNA left on an orange juice carton led sheiff’s deputies to a man they say burglarized an Eagle Point home last fall. 33 year-old Ryan Bohnert has been charged with 1st degree burglary and 1st degree theft stemming from a burglary last October where Jackson County officials say Bohnert and another … Continue reading »

Two Overnight Burglaries Investigated

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for any information in a string of overnight burglaries. The incident started around midnight on the 6300 block of Hillcrest Road in Medford. The sheriff’s office says a homeowner reported two men in the garage. While looking for those suspects, the sheriff’s office says a deputy … Continue reading »

Burglary In Eagle Point Investgated

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the burglary of about $7,000 worth of items from a garage. Just after 7 p.m. on Thursday, deputies were called to the home along Highway 140 in Eagle Point. According to the homeowner, he left his residence around 4 p.m. and when he returned … Continue reading »

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