Eugene Addresses Police Profiling

By Jessica Debbas EUGENE, Ore. — Overnight chaos escalated on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. The city continues to be the scene of nightly protests after the death of a teenager, Michael Brown. The unarmed 18-year-old was killed by police during a confrontation Saturday, and the arrests of protesters and several journalists is only fueling the … Continue reading »

Two Officers and Suspect Shot In Albany

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A shooting involving an armed man and two officers drew back-up from seven different law enforcement agencies Saturday night. It happened near Albany, when Benton County Sheriffs deputies responded to a call about a man with a gun in an Albany woman’s backyard. Deputies spotted the stolen car he drove off in … Continue reading »

New Officers Join Medford Police Force

MEDFORD, Ore. — Five new officers are joining the Medford Police force and the lucky few were chosen out of over a hundred applicants. The police department says those officers went through an extensive hiring process. The department not only checked the officers credit history and criminal record but conducted several interviews and tests. Two … Continue reading »