Tip-A-Cop Supports Special Olympics

MEDFORD, Ore. — Law enforcement officers traded in their handcuffs and badges for gourmet burgers and aprons Saturday. Police officers walked around restaurants serving customers as part of the national Tip-A-Cop event. The event supports local and national causes, one being Special Olympics. Red Robin has supported Special Olympics programs for the past eight years … Continue reading »

Law Enforcement Helps Guide Torch Run

CENTRAL POINT, Ore.– The torch for this year’s Oregon Special Olympics is being passed on for its next leg of a 270 mile journey. Law enforcement agencies in Jackson County are just finishing up with the Southern Oregon Olympians who carried the torch 17 miles. Newswatch12’s Kirstin O’Connor was with the runners as they were … Continue reading »

Guardians of the Flame Begin Torch Run

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Officers from several Jackson County law enforcement agencies hit the pavement Monday┬ámorning to kick off a statewide journey for Special Olympics. Thirty-nine runners from Medford Police Department, Ashland Police Department, Central Point Police Department, the Jackson County District Attorney’s Office, and the Special Olympics participated this year. That’s a few more … Continue reading »