Medford Police: DUII Arrests On 4th

By Danielle Craig MEDFORD, Ore. — The Fourth of July ends without many fireworks for law enforcement. DUII’s were down and Oregon’s roads proved to be the safest they’ve been in decades. The Fourth of July is the deadliest holiday on Oregon’s roads. But this year, there was not even one deadly accident; that’s the … Continue reading »

Medford Police Issued No Citations On 4th of July

By Danielle Craig MEDFORD, Ore. — Big bangs and sparks in the sky were the source of several calls to police for the Fourth of July. Medford Police says it was a busy night, taking in about double the calls than they do on a regular weeknight, but not even one citation was handed out. … Continue reading »

Medford Police Stepping Up Patrols

By Sharon Ko MEDFORD, Ore. — Officers are making rounds in Medford to crack down on impaired drivers. Every year, hundreds of fatalities occur on the Fourth from alcohol-related crashes, making the Fourth of July the deadliest holiday. So, Medford police, and all other law enforcement agencies, are stepping up patrols to catch intoxicated drivers. … Continue reading »

Medford Police and Fire Crews Warn of Firework Dangers

By Rob Scott MEDFORD, Ore. — With all of the Fourth of July festivities around the Rogue Valley, both police and fire crews are taking precaution. Fire crews say the hot dry weather Southern Oregon has had the past few days has increased the threat of fire around the Rogue Valley. Jackson County Fire District … Continue reading »