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Community Service Officer Accused of Leaking Information

Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says information was related to joint operation between them and the Josephine County Sheriff's Office.

Posted: Nov 1, 2019 9:33 AM
Updated: Nov 1, 2019 3:13 PM

GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- A Grants Pass Department of Public Safety community service officer was arrested Thursday after a "report of an operational leak within the department."

Heather Corthell is facing charges of interfering with a peace officer, tampering with evidence, and hindering prosecution.

Corthell is accused of leaking information that has hindered an ongoing criminal investigation.

The leaked information was related to a joint operation involving both the Josephine County Sheriff's Office and Grants Pass Department of Public Safety.

Detectives from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office were requested to lead the investigation.

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