Articles tagged with: Jackson County Jail

12 December 2014

Inmates attempt escaping Jackson County jail

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Two inmates in the Jackson County jail will now face federal charges after attempting to escape.The Jackson County Sheriff's office says on December 2nd, an off-duty deputy heard a ...

12 December 2014

Jail lobby damaged by recently released inmate

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said 31-year-old Joseph Hilt was arrested just 30 minutes after being released from jail. Officials say Hilt pushed over a vending machine in the ...

02 December 2014

Two arrested after high speed chase

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White City, Ore. -- Two people are in the Jackson County Jail this following a high-speed crash.  The Sheriff's Office says Joshua Brewer attempted to elude a deputy in White City at a high rate o ...

25 November 2014

Jacksonville man arrested on numerous rape charges

Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. --- A Jacksonville man is behind bars accused of raping a 12 year old girl. 48 year-old Everett Allen Scott was arrested by Jackson County Sheriff' deputies Friday. They say in Ja ...

24 September 2014

Central Point man arrested for drug trafficking

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Central Point, Ore. --- A month long MADGE investigation into drug trafficking lands a Central Point man behind bars.Authorities say 33 year old Michael Rivera-Sears had 3 ounces of meth and a loade ...

19 September 2014

Gang member arrested in Medford

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Medford, Ore. --- A known gang member is back behind bars after authorities say he took off from a youth correctional facility in Junction City.The Jackson county sheriff’s office and the U.S. Mar ...

17 July 2014

Former sheriff's candidate Bob Sergi has been fired

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Medford, Ore. --- A Jackson County Sheriff's Lieutenant who ran for sheriff against his boss and incumbent Mike Winters in May has been fired from the department.   Lt. Bob Sergi was let go Monday ...

09 May 2014

Neighbors help catch burglars

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Gold Hill, Ore. -- Two people had allegedly broke into a home on the 600 block of North Sixth Avenue in Gold Hill, on Thursday night. Several the witnesses followed the suspects, and were able to pr ...

29 April 2014

Medford man arrested for beating his mom with a cane

Posted in Local, Regional

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said they responded to the 2000 block of Upper River Road in Gold Hill to a reported assault in progress. According to the victim, 40 year-old ...

29 April 2014

JaCo jail deputies working overtime to cover new expansion

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Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says while they're staffed and prepared for the new jail expansion. Some deputies will have to work overtime, at least for now. Jail Commander ...