Cave Junction Overnight Shooting

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Oregon State Police troopers responded to reports of shots fired in Cave Junction overnight. Witnesses say the shooter and the victim had been drinking together in the bar and then left. A man came into a bar at the Junction Inn, claiming someone had been shot. Officers say a man claiming … Continue reading »

Man Arrested After Chevy Camaro Stolen

BAKER CITY, Ore. — A man was arrested Wednesday morning for driving a reportedly stolen $61,000 Chevrolet Camaro. Both the Oregon State Police and Union County Sheriff’s Office said the car was stolen earlier that day from a Baker City auto dealership. The vehicle’s OnStar system was of great assistance, disabling the car’s engine and … Continue reading »

OSP Arrest Man for DUII & Bank Robbery

NEAR EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) arrested a man suspected of a bank robbery near Sacramento, California Thursday morning after learning he was wanted following his first arrest the night before. Initially, the suspect, 57 year-old James Dear, was taken into custody Wednesday night near Eugene for a DUII and was later released. … Continue reading »

Second Death Confirmed In Hwy 199 Crash

MEDFORD, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) confirmed a second person died following Wednesday afternoon’s single vehicle fatal traffic crash along Highway 199 near Cave Junction. According to a hospital official where she was being treated, the female passenger died Thursday. According to OSP, on February 6, 2013 at approximately 1:54 p.m., a 2005 Dodge … Continue reading »

Fatal Crash Along Highway 199

NEAR CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) are continuing the investigation into Wednesday afternoon’s single vehicle fatal traffic crash along Highway 199 about eight miles south of Cave Junction. The crash resulted in the death of a 75-year old man and also led to critical injuries of a 65-year old woman. According to … Continue reading »

OSP Arrest Man for Robbing Levi’s Market

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) arrested a Grants Pass-area man Thursday afternoon related to an investigation into Tuesday’s armed robbery at a convenience store southwest of Grants Pass. This past Tuesday evening OSP troopers responded to a reported armed robbery at Levi’s Market in Grants Pass. The clerk reported that an adult … Continue reading »

Driver Arrested for Running from Police

MEDFORD, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) arrested a 26-year old Central Point man early Thursday morning on multiple charges following two incidents in which he attempted to escape OSP troopers. Officers say the man has made a habit of leading police on chases, and in the suspect’s past run-ins with law enforcement, shots were … Continue reading »

Roseburg Man Arrested for Car Break-Ins

ROSEBURG, Ore. — An Oregon State Police (OSP) trooper, with the assistance of Roseburg police, arrested a man late Tuesday night after investigating suspicious circumstances at an auto repair shop near the OSP Roseburg office. The man had reportedly broke into 17 vehicles, two of which were business work trucks which had been damaged as … Continue reading »

Juvenile Cited for Illegal Hawk Shooting

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A 16-year old male was cited by Oregon State Police (OSP) last weekend following a report of a red-tail hawk shot in the Swan Lake area near Klamath Falls. According to Sergeant Randy Hand on Sunday, January 20th an OSP Fish & Wildlife trooper responded to a report from a local … Continue reading »

Two New K-9′s Join OSP

MEDFORD, Ore. – Troopers have additional help cracking down on drug trafficking with the help of two new K-9′s on their team. Thunder and Hank will join eight other K-9′s statewide. “They’re purchased from Washington and there’s a special agency up there that that’s all they do. They have quite a pairing out process. Not … Continue reading »

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