Sentencing for Major Drug Bust

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.– A man was sentenced for his involvement in one of the largest drug busts during a traffic stop in Southern Oregon. Klamath District Attorney, Rob Patridge said Jeronimo Novoa-Leal will spend five years in prison and likely be deported back to Mexico afterward. Oregon State Police said he was a passenger in … Continue reading »

Gang Member Returns to Jail

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshal’s service took Juan Antonio Gonzalez-Marquez (19), from Medford, into custody following a traffic stop. Gonzalez-Marquez absconded from MacLaren Youth Correctional transitional program in Junction City, Oregon. Gonzalez-Marquez was originally sentenced as a juvenile for his involvement in the 2009 stabbing death of … Continue reading »

Man Arrested After Drug Investigation

MEDFORD, Ore. – On Wednesday, Medford Area Drug & Gang Enforcement executed a search that resulted in the seizure of almost a half-ounce of methamphetamine, scales, packaging and a firearm. Robert Broderick (63), was detained by investigators away from his residence and he cooperated to go back to the house for the serves of the … Continue reading »

Methamphetamine Seized in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — A large amount of methamphetamine was located Friday morning after the Medford Area Drug & Gang Enforcement (MADGE) team served a search warrant after a two month long investigation. The investigation led the MADGE team, accompanied by US Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Homeland Security Investigation (HSI), to a residence … Continue reading »

Meth Distributor Arrested in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass man was arrested this past Sunday by the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement (RADE) after detectives found roughly one pound of methamphetamine in his backpack. Sergeant Jim Johnson of the Oregon State Police said RADE detectives received information about an individual possibly transporting illegal drugs into Josephine County. This … Continue reading »

Medford Dad Arrested for Hydrocodone

MEDFORD, Ore. — This past Wednesday members of Jackson County Community Justice conducted a home check on probation client Mark Oyler, age 37. Oyler lived in the 2000 block of Campus Drive with his fourteen year old daughter. After locating evidence of drug trafficking, investigators from the Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement team (MADGE) … Continue reading »