Teen Shooting Highlights Gun Safety

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Deputies say a teenager boy is taken safely into custody Monday afternoon after he fired shots toward homes and threatened to shoot anyone who responded. Several Jackson County Sheriff deputies responded to the 4000 block of Tioga Way around 2 p.m. Deputies called for an armored vehicle but then called it off. They said the … Continue reading »

Activities Aim to Keep Youth from Gangs

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — “Soccer Under The Lights” is only in its second month in Eagle Point and captain Jose Lopez says the bonds formed with the players help some stay on the right path and not get involved with any Rogue Valley gangs. “In gangs you just start, like, skipping school and not even … Continue reading »

Gunshots Bring Police to Neighborhood

MEDFORD, Ore. — Officers flooded into a Medford neighborhood Tuesday night when gun shots rang out. Officials say it happened right off Columbus Avenue on Benson Street. When officers arrived, the suspects had fled the scene. Police have now learned that the suspects pulled up in a vehicle shooting three rounds of gunfire before then … Continue reading »

Suspect Identified in Clackamas Shooting

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Police have identified the shooter at the Clackamas Town Center incident yesterday as 22-year-old Jacob Tyler Roberts, of Portland. They have also identified the two deceased from the shooting as Steve Forsyth, of West Linn, and Cindy Yuille, of Portland. The third victim, who remains in critical condition at OHSU, is 15-year-old … Continue reading »

Three Dead in Clackamas Mall Shooting

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — [UPDATE 10:43 a.m. 12/12/2012] The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office have released more information on the shooting that took place on Tuesday at the Clackamas Town Center. The suspect has been identified as 22-year-old Jacob Tyler Roberts. The Sheriff’s Office says it appeared Roberts died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Authorities said Roberts … Continue reading »

Shooting at Clackamas Town Center

CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Sheriff’s deputies report a gunman opened fire in the Clackamas Town Center Mall as it was filled with holiday shoppers. Police say the shooter died of self-inflicted wounds. Police say they fired no shots; they also say he was an 18 year-old male. Authorities report the gunman opened fired sometime around 3:30 … Continue reading »

Cougar Stalks Local Hunter

NEAR RUCH, Ore. — On day one of Western Oregon’s deer hunting season a cougar stalked a man hunting on property south of Cantrall Buckley County Park. The cougar was about 15 feet away and the hunter was forced to shoot the animal with his rifle. Oregon State Police say the man’s response was legitimate. … Continue reading »

Shooting in White City Neighborhood

WHITE CITY, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s office responded to a call that a man had been shot after trying to force his way into a White City home around 1:24 pm Monday afternoon. Officials say a man was banging on doors trying to force his way in saying he was being chased and … Continue reading »

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