Police Hunt Medford Car Thieves [UPDATE]

[UPDATE 12/22 7:48 A.M.] Medford Police confirm both stolen vehicles were found abandoned. The Mazda was found in the 1300 block of Biddle Rd.,  the Dodge Durango from Ruskin Dr. was found at 188 W. 2nd in downtown Medford. Police are still searching for the thieves. MEDFORD, Ore. — Police are searching for two vehicles that were … Continue reading »

High Speed Pursuit Ends in Capture

LANE COUNTY, Ore. – A woman who led several state and local police agencies on a chase down Interstate 5 is facing several charges. On Tuesday December 9th, Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers from the Springfield Area Command spotted a car on southbound I-5 near milepost 186 that had been reported stolen to the Salem … Continue reading »

Suspicious Behavior Leads to Arrest

MEDFORD, Ore. – A man is facing charges after police receive reports of suspicious behavior in the 1100 block of W. 9th St. On Thursday November 27th, officers said they spotted Raymond Green, 42, parked in a vehicle behind an abandoned home, allegedly wiping the interior down as if he was trying to remove fingerprints. … Continue reading »

Craigslist Ad Lead to Car Theft

MEDFORD, Ore. — Sunday evening, a couple who claimed to be from Grants Pass came down to Medford to look at a car posted on Craigslist. Police said the seller had the car running as the two were talking about a potential deal, but then the buyer jumped in the car and took off. The … Continue reading »

High-Speed Chase Ends in Crash

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man is arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase. Medford police say close to midnight Wednesday, a man reported that his car was stolen. The same time an officer took the report, an Oregon State Police trooper spotted the car. Officers deployed spikes near the Rogue Valley Mall that slowed the car down. … Continue reading »

Two Police Teams Pursue Suspect

MEDFORD, Ore. — During the overnight hours and into Saturday morning Jackson County Sheriff’s Department and Medford Police pursued a familiar face. Police say this person has outstanding warrants in Grants Pass. The man reportedly driving a stolen vehicle wouldn’t pull over for a Jackson County Sheriff’s officer. The vehicle stopped and the man jumped out … Continue reading »