Suspicious Van Driver Arrested

By Sharon Ko MEDFORD, Ore. — A suspicious driver who deputies believe was contacting middle school-aged girls is now behind bars. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says, through a tip, they located 41-year-old Doug Remstedt’s van with a tarp over it on West Vilas Road in Central Point. They found him at a residence on … Continue reading »

Local Officers Warn of “Stranger Danger”

By Erin Maxson MEDFORD, Ore. — Investigators say there is a strong connection between two suspicious contacts between strangers and Southern Oregon children. Thursday morning, while kids were on their way to school, sheriff deputies were out in both marked and unmarked cars. They are looking for a van which they believe was used in … Continue reading »