Articles tagged with: Medford Police

25 July 2014

Police respond, detonate suspicious object

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police and the Oregon State Police Bomb Squad responded to a suspicious package Friday evening. The call came into police at around 5pm Friday evening about a suspicious pa ...

16 July 2014

Proposal for stricter rules for dog owners

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Advisory Committee is working on the final details of an ordinance that would enforce stricter rules for dog owners. The committee met Tuesday. They're proposing ...

11 July 2014

Police respond to burglary in progress

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- One male and one female are in custody following a burglary at the old Kim's restaurant in Medford Friday morning. Medford Police say there is a large police presence at the old Kim ...

11 June 2014

High speed car chase tops 100 miles per hour

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A high speed chase reaching more than 100 miles an hour ends in Medford on Tuesday night, but the driver runs and Oregon State Police said as of Wednesday he is still out there. OSP ...

11 June 2014

Police search for suspect after high speed pursuit

Posted in Local

Update (6/11 1:00pm): Oregon State Police is asking for the public's help to locate the male suspect who fled a stolen vehicle Tuesday night near Interstate 5 in the south Medford area. The suspect ...

06 June 2014

Run, hide, fight

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore – Medford police say the way to handle an active shooter situation is changing. With police now calling on the public to be prepared to step up in case of the worst. Law enforcement ...

05 June 2014

Medford Police dogs presented with bullet proof vests

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Two Medford Police dogs will now be a little safer and a little more equipped for their job. On Thursday at a city council meeting, North Medford senior Shyonna Leach presented two ...

03 June 2014

High school senior raises money to protect police K-9

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  Shyonna Leach is putting her passions into action. The North Medford High School senior hopes to pursue criminology after graduation. She is also a life long dog lover. "I actuall ...

01 June 2014

Suspect arrested in overnight stabbing in downtown Medford

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Update (6/4 12pm): Medford Police have identified the suspect who allegedly stabbed a man in Medford repeatedly as 25 year-old Aaron Westensee.  Police say Westensee chased the victim (who is not ...

28 May 2014

Medford PD spearheads new push to help domestic violence victims

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A new effort that started this month is underway at the Medford Police Department to support victims of domestic violence. A full-time officer has been specifically designated to fo ...