Police Chase Suspects Arrested

MEDFORD, Ore. — Two people are now behind bars, accused of driving a stolen car and trying to elude Medford Police. Medford Police arrested Tyler McCauley and James Jackson. McCauley is accused of driving a stolen vehicle and is facing several charges. Jackson was the passenger and is only facing a parole violation charge. The … Continue reading »

Four People Run After Stealing Vehicle

MEDFORD, Ore.–Some good planning by Medford Police helped get a suspected car thief in custody without a high speed chase. A Medford Police Officer noticed the stolen SUV near Highway 99 and Mace Road and waited for other officers to lay down spike strips. Four people jumped from the stolen vehicle when the spike strips … Continue reading »

Medford Police Investigate Stabbing

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police are investigating an early Saturday morning stabbing. Just after 1:30 a.m., police say there was a fight in downtown Medford and a victim was stabbed three times in the stomach. After the stabbing, the victim initially ran from the scene but was eventually taken to the hospital. He’s now been released … Continue reading »

Police Utilize Tools to Track Suspects

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford Police say the list of wanted suspects or suspicious people they look for increases every day, so officers need to use multiple communications tools to make sure it doesn’t pile up. Every day, police officers have plenty of information to process. Not only do they have to respond to crimes in … Continue reading »

Officers Justified in Medford Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police officers, as well as some federal officers, have been cleared in a shooting in Medford last month. Jackson County District Attorney’s Office announced a grand jury’s ruling on an officer involved shooting early Thursday evening. The grand jury ruled that the four officers involved (two from the Medford Police Department … Continue reading »

Plan Set for Police Evidence Building

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Medford construction company will begin work on a new facility for Medford police. The Medford City Council awarded a $523,400 contract to Adroit Construction to begin work on the police department’s new property control facility. That building would house evidence for Medford Police. Medford City councilors said they were pleased with … Continue reading »

Craigslist Ad Lead to Car Theft

MEDFORD, Ore. — Sunday evening, a couple who claimed to be from Grants Pass came down to Medford to look at a car posted on Craigslist. Police said the seller had the car running as the two were talking about a potential deal, but then the buyer jumped in the car and took off. The … Continue reading »

Medford Police Will Get A New Building

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford Police Department is working on the first steps in process to construct a new police building. Wednesday morning, a board met with potential architectural and construction firms to go over the bid process and discuss potential plans. Medford police currently operates out of City Hall. City and police officials have agreed … Continue reading »

Drug Deal Leads to Hit and Run

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police arrested two suspects today in connection to Monday nights hit and run incident at the North Fred Meyer. Police used surveillance video and witnesses comments to get a description of the suspect vehicle and were eventually led to it via a tip from someone who said they saw the vehicle … Continue reading »

Idaho Fugitive Cleared from Hospital

MEDFORD, Ore. – One of the suspects in Thursday’s officer involved shooting has been medically cleared from the hospital, and is now in the Jackson County Jail. Wayne Pearson, 29, is being held without bail, charged as a fugitive from another state. Meanwhile 31 year-old Shavon Willard is still recovering from gunshot wounds at Asante … Continue reading »

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