Officers Justified in GP Fatal Shooting

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Grants Pass Police officers who were involved in a shooting in September were found justified in their actions. The shooting occurred September 21st and resulted in the death of Daniel Diaz of Northwest Blossom Drive in Grants Pass. Diaz walked over to his cousins house and threatened to shoot him … Continue reading »

Medford Officers Justified in Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — At today’s conference, District Attorney Beth Heckert announced the officers involved in the shooting on August 24th, were justified for using deadly force. The Grand Jury met for four hours and the 15 jury members deliberated for less than 5 min. The incident happened near Cherry Street and Stewart Avenue, and police reported … Continue reading »

Suspects in Custody After Shooting

    [UPDATE 12:24 PM] There are now 3 people in custody related to the shooting of a Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy on Wednesday. Christopher Holmgren was arrested Wednesday for violating his probation because he was associating with felons, who may or may not have been Karey Pascoe and William Parkerson, the other two suspects … Continue reading »

Sheriff’s Deputy Shot in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. —  A 7 year veteran with the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is fighting for his life after Wednesday’s shooting during a traffic stop. The Klamath County District Attorney’s office said Deputy Jason Weber was shot yesterday before noon, while trying to pull over a vehicle.  The sheriff’s office said he was shot … Continue reading »

Social Media Impacts Investigations

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford Police Department says no matter the incident or graphic nature, if it happens in public view, photos and videos will typically end up on Facebook or Twitter almost instantly. Police say these posts can sometimes help the investigation because the documentation can let officers get a better idea of what … Continue reading »

Neighbors React to Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — On Monday, Cherry Street residents are reacting to yesterday’s shooting. Medford police says Medford’s west side does have a higher crime rate than other parts of the city. From the first of the year to now, there have been a total of 89 emergency calls made in correlation to incidents on Cherry … Continue reading »

Police Release New Details on Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police said there is still plenty of work to be done in the investigation of an officer-involved shooting from Sunday, but released new information about an encounter with the man an hour before the shooting. The shooting happened near Cherry Street and Stewart Avenue. 52-year-old Stephen McMilon was acting strangely, carrying a … Continue reading »

Police Discuss Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police officers were involved in a shooting on Cherry Street near Stewart Avenue on Sunday afternoon. Medford Police held a news conference just after 8 p.m. on Sunday with details on the shooting.

One Dead in Officer Involved Shooting

MEDFORD, Ore. – One man is dead following an officer involved shooting on Sunday evening.  Medford Police said officers were called to the scene at 4:25 p.m. Neighbors had called 911 after noticing a suspicious man carrying a shot gun walking down Cherry Street on Medford’s west side. When police arrived, the subject started firing his gun at … Continue reading »

Officer-Involved Shooting Justified

ASHLAND, Ore.– A grand jury ruled the actions of the officers who opened fire on an Ashland man earlier this month were justified. District Attorney Beth Heckert made the announcement Thursday afternoon. Earl C. Harris was shot to death at his home after officers attempted to serve an eviction notice. They said he went into … Continue reading »

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