Huson Homicide Two Years Later

MEDFORD, Ore. — Monday marks the two year anniversary of Medford taxi cab driver, William “Huey” Huson’s death.  Detectives working for Medford police are continuing to investigate the case on a daily basis and have high hopes that one day the unknown suspect will be brought to justice. “Hands down, this is the most serious … Continue reading »

Medford Heroin Dealer Sentenced

[UPDATE - October 21, 2014] – On Monday, Senior U.S. District Judge Owen M. Panner sentenced Dennis Lee, 45, of Medford to 10 years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Sanchez will be on three years of supervised release after he completes his prison term. Lee’s 10-year sentence is … Continue reading »

Man Injured in Scuffle with Police

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man was reportedly injured after a fight with Medford Police officers on Friday night. On Friday, at about 6:45 p.m., Medford Police say officers were dispatched to the parking lot at 1100 Morrow Road for a physical domestic dispute between a man and a woman. When contacted by the first officer … Continue reading »

Crews Clean Up Homeless Camps in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford Police Department plans to continue transient campsite cleanup efforts each month. Officers and other work crews just finished cleaning up six campsites yesterday. One was located just off the Bear Creek Greenway bike path. Medford police officers sweep the bike path and Greenway on a monthly basis. On this month’s … Continue reading »

Woman Arrested in Downtown Stabbing

MEDFORD, Ore. — Heather Everman is behind bars facing charges of Assault 2nd Degree after stabbing a 24-year-old man in the lower back last night. This all happened around 8:00 p.m. at Pear Blossom Park downtown Medford.  Other subjects who witnessed the stabbing tried to take the knife away from Everman but failed. Police arrived … Continue reading »

Medford Police Issues Apology Letter

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police is issuing an apology letter to a family who reported a situation involving an police officer. Back in August, the locks malfunctioned on Kristin Hals’ car door leaving her son Brandon trapped inside. Hals called Medford Police to help get her son out. At the time the officer said Hals … Continue reading »

Neighbors on High Alert After Burglaries

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police are on the search for the person responsible for two burglaries on Table Rock Road. The burglaries happened just hours apart and are just blocks away from each other. Medford Police said it already heavily patrols the area, but officers are on even higher alert looking for anything suspicious. Neighbors in … Continue reading »

Police Get Drugs off the Streets

MEDFORD, Ore. — A nationwide effort is underway to get unwanted prescription pills off the streets.  On Saturday, local police held an event to safely dispose of those drugs and prevent them from getting into the wrong hands. Jackson County has the highest prescription drug death rate in the state. By noon, Medford Police had … Continue reading »

Shooting Investigation in West Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police are currently investigating a possible shooting around 8:38 p.m. Thursday night. Several witnesses in the area of Main Street and Western Avenue reported that two to three vehicles were involved in a verbal altercation in which 2-4 rounds were fired, according to police. Police said all the vehicles fled the … Continue reading »

Police Forced to Shoot Bear in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police officers were forced to shoot a bear in a residential neighborhood early Thursday morning. At about 4:10 a.m., officers were notified of a black bear in the Washington Elementary School area. The bear was reported to have been going through trash cans in the area. When police arrived, the bear … Continue reading »

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