Was James Holmes Medicated?

By Bryan Navarro The man accused of opening fire in a Colorado movie theater Friday, killing 12 and injuring 58 others made his first court appearance. Unshaven and with his hair dyed, James Holmes did not say a word during his court hearing. Many are wondering if Holmes, who appeared dazed, was medicated in court. … Continue reading »

Murder Victims’ Family Moving Forward

By Bryan Navarro BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Tabasha’s family is remembering the first anniversary of the five deaths. Just after the murders, Paige-Criado’s brother came to Medford; since those first days, he’s been trying to focus on the positives instead of the tragedy. Jesse Adams lives in Phoenix, Arizona, but on the one-year anniversary of his … Continue reading »

The Criado Tragedy: Emergency Response

By Bryan Navarro MEDFORD, Ore. — One year ago, the lawn where the home of the Criados once stood might have looked like a scene of chaos, but first responders say it was absolutely organized. The first call came in around 9:30; a report of a possible structure fire. Gordon Sletmoe of Medford Fire was … Continue reading »

Criado Killings Impact Domestic Violence

By Steven Sandberg MEDFORD, Ore. — The Criado family killings were the first of several murders in Jackson County in the past year suspected of involving domestic violence. In the aftermath of those deaths, community leaders say it pushed people to be more open about violence against family members. Members of community groups and victim’s … Continue reading »