Two Suspects Arrested in Market Robbery

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Two suspects have been arrested following a robbery at a market that’s left one man dead. On Sunday, officers from the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, Klamath Falls Police Department, and the Oregon State Police pursued Lenny Miles for allegedly running from the scene of the robbery at the Frontier Market on … Continue reading »

Shooting Suspect Fires Attorney

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – One of the suspects accused of shooting and trying to kill a Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy now needs a new lawyer. According to Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge, William Parkerson fired his most recent attorney Monday during a pre-trial hearing. A hearing to appoint a new counsel is scheduled for Monday, November … Continue reading »

KCC to Hold Active Shooter Training

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Klamath Community College will hold an active shooter training on Monday, September 15 in an effort to keep faculty and staff prepared and trained for if an emergency were to ever take place. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is coordinating the training and will provide employees with the information and skills … Continue reading »

Escaped Inmate Found

BEND, Ore. – An escaped inmate from the Klamath County Detention Center is back in jail. Around 6:30 Monday evening, police officers pulled over a vehicle in Bend for a traffic violation. When questioned, Kenneth Robert Banes tried to trick officers, giving them false information; knowing deputies in Klamath County were looking for Banes, they doubted his … Continue reading »

Reward Offered For Escapee

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A reward is offered for a man who escaped from jail allegedly with his mother’s help. The Klamath County Sheriff still believes the fugitive is not necessarily dangerous. 25-year-old Kenneth Robert Banes escaped from custody at the Klamath County Detention Center around 5 a.m. Thursday morning. He was in and out … Continue reading »

Reward Offered for Escaped Inmate

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Police are offering a $1,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of an inmate who escaped from the Klamath County Detention Center early Thursday morning. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said 25-year-old Kenneth Robert Banes was being escorted to a fenced yard outside the Klamath County Detention Center just … Continue reading »

Klamath Falls Graffiti Investigated

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Officers are asking for you help in solving and preventing acts of graffiti in Klamath Falls. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office says graffiti and tagging has been discovered in several suburban locations. At least 20 incidents were documented between September 8th and September 12th. Fences, houses, vehicles and others items were … Continue reading »