Medford Gets New SWAT Vehicle

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford Police have a new SWAT vehicle that they say could withstand multiple hits from a 50-caliber, full metal jacket weapon. The $260,000 Humvee-like truck built on a Ford F-550 chassis can provide protection for 10 officers, who can sight a gun through the revolving gun turret on the roof or gun … Continue reading »

Shooting Suspect Arrested After Standoff

MEDFORD, Ore. – Police and SWAT teams surrounded a Medford home Thursday afternoon and arrested a suspect in a recent shooting. Medford Police arrested 22-year-old Antonio Ledesma Miranda after a nearly two-hour standoff at a home in the 3000 block of Shelterwood Circle. Police say Miranda shot 29-year-old Raymond Young in the leg in an … Continue reading »

Police Stand-Off In Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. – An investigation into a weekend shooting that left one man, 29-year-old Raymond Young, in the hospital led to a police standoff on Thursday afternoon. “Because of the seriousness of the case, the dangerousness of the case, as well as some past gang issues that we’ve had at this particular residence, we utilized … Continue reading »