Police Suspect Another Arsonist

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police suspect another arsonist could be at bay in Medford. On September 3rd, police officers investigated a report of an arson in the 3,000 block of Woodbriar Drive. The unknown suspect lit a fence on fire that was attached to a residence. The fire charred the residence but it did not … Continue reading »

Overnight Suspected Arson

MEDFORD, Ore.– Around 2 a.m., Medford Police officers and Medford Fire-Rescue responded to a church for a fire. They say someone intentionally lit a cross on fire. Fire crews were able to knock down the flames at the Zion Lutheran Church on West 4th Street in Medford, but they say the fire reached into the attic area. A witness says he was … Continue reading »

Man Arrested For False Report, Arson

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man was arrested on Sunday after police said he not only filed a false police report on his estranged wife, but then tried to set an apartment on fire with her in it. On Sunday morning, Medford Police said officers were dispatched to a reported assault at Rogue Regional Medical Center, … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Early Morning Arsons

MEDFORD, Ore. — Two similar fires that were extinguished Thursday morning have been determined to be arson by the Medford Police. The first fire was reported at 12:27 a.m., when Medford Fire and Rescue responded to a small fire in the alley north of the 800 block of W. 2nd Street, near Columbus. The fire … Continue reading »