Police Get Drugs off the Streets

MEDFORD, Ore. — A nationwide effort is underway to get unwanted prescription pills off the streets.  On Saturday, local police held an event to safely dispose of those drugs and prevent them from getting into the wrong hands. Jackson County has the highest prescription drug death rate in the state. By noon, Medford Police had … Continue reading »

Collected Drugs Kept Out of Water Supply

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Saturday, in the Rogue Valley and nationwide, people showed up to their local police department to properly dispose of prescription drugs, meaning they wouldn’t end up in a landfill or at places like the Medford Waste Water Treatment Plant. Cory Crebbin, Director of Public Works for Medford, says the effects of … Continue reading »