Vagrancy Down through Team of Officers

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The rented jail beds through the Josephine County jail are helping a special team of officers in Grants Pass reduce vagrancy problems. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says its Nuisance Intervention Team or NIT is one of the most successful ideas its launched for the city. The team of police … Continue reading »

Dedicated Team Reducing Crime in City

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A community outraged by the petty crimes and dirty city parks demanded a solution. So, the city of Grants Pass created one. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety organized the Nuisance Intervention Team (NIT) to target problematic areas around the city.  Police say one of those areas they canvass is Baker Park. “Kids come out … Continue reading »