Police Uncover Burglary Operation

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A months long, joint operation between the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, the Merrill Police Department, Oregon State Police, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office, California Highway Patrol and others has uncovered what law enforcement believes is a stolen property ring operating across state lines. According to the Klamath County Sheriff’s Department, police … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash Near Glendale

NEAR GLENDALE, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) continue to investigate a car crash near Josephine County that left one man dead. It happened on Friday afternoon along Interstate 5, at milepost 80, near Glendale, just a mile into Douglas County. OSP identified the driver as 51-year-old Webster Warren White, from Turner. White was traveling northbound on … Continue reading »

Deadly Crash on Highway 240

COOS BAY, Ore. — Police are trying to figure out what caused a deadly crash in Coos Bay on Sunday morning. Oregon State Police say around 10:30 a.m., a Nissan Xterra was heading northbound on SR 240 near milepost 6, when it went off the road, hit a dirt bank and rolled over. Emergency responders extricated … Continue reading »

Deadly Crash on Highway 38

NEAR ELKTON, Ore. — Oregon State Police continue to investigate a deadly crash on Highway 38 near Elkton. Oregon State Police say on Friday a car driven by 44-year-old Heather Friedrich was eastbound, when it crossed the center line near Paradise Road and hit another car. The passenger in that car, 59-year-old Virginia Whalen-Jennings, was … Continue reading »

La Pine SWAT Stand-off Ends in Arrest

UPDATE: FEBRUARY 25, 2015 – After detectives interviewed additional witnesses and gathered new evidence, an arrest warrant was issued in Klamath County for the charge of attempted murder for Gary T. Davis. Davis turned himself in on February 25th to troopers at the Oregon State Police office in Bend without incident. Davis was arrested and transported to … Continue reading »

Cleanup Continues on I-84 After Pileup

BAKER CITY, Ore. — One eastbound lane is back open after a massive backup on I-84. On Saturday black ice caused a crash involving around 20 cars. Oregon State Police say around 5 a.m., vehicles started colliding near Baker City on the slick roads. They say in all, around 50 vehicles were trapped within the … Continue reading »

I-84 Crash Involves 20 Cars

BAKER CITY, Ore. — A massive backup on I-84 on Saturday after black ice caused a crash involving around 20 cars. Oregon State Police say around 5 a.m., vehicles started colliding near Baker City on the slick roads. They say in all, around 50 vehicles were trapped within the crash area. Four people were taken … Continue reading »

Father of Injured Baby Faces Charges

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Rogue Valley man was arrested in Portland on Friday for allegedly causing injuries to his 7-week-old child. On January 9th, the Oregon State Police Major Crimes Section in Central Point received a report of the injured infant who had been transported to Portland two days earlier for treatment of critical … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Deadly Crash

CHEMULT, Ore. — Oregon State Police are continuing the investigation into a deadly, head-on crash on U.S. Highway 97. At about 5:30 P.M. on December 30th, a 2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser driven by 86 year-old Bill Chapman of Tulelake, California crossed into the northbound lane of Highway 97 and collided with a 2011 GMC Acadia. … Continue reading »

Chase in Medford Leads to Car Crash

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local man faces charges after allegedly stealing a car while it was warming up in a driveway. Medford Police said, early Monday morning, 32 year-old Travis Shepherd stole a red Dodge Neon from a home in the 500 block of Edwards St., which officers spotted several hours later at Jackson St. … Continue reading »

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