Articles tagged with: Oregon state police

30 March 2014

Distracted Driving Awareness Month approaches

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore.-- "U drive, U text, U pay."  That's the message for a new campaign starting April 1st from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration and Oregon State Police are backi ...

29 March 2014

Klamath Falls man arrested on forgery, drug charges

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Police in Klamath Falls say they caught a man in the process of printing fake currency Friday morning. 36 year-old Vernon Schaeffer is charged with multiple counts of forgery ...

24 March 2014

Semi truck accident on I-5

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon State Police is reporting that a semi truck has crashed and is blocking both northbound lanes along Interstate 5, near milepost 45. Traffic is being detoured onto Oregon 99 a ...

23 March 2014

Police looking for Cave Junction man wanted in connection with a shooting

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore.-- Several law enforcement agencies were out in full force Sunday afternoon after a reported shooting in Cave Junction. Oregon State Police said it happened around 3 o'clock Sunda ...

13 March 2014

Man says suspects posed as police in home invasion

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. --  Barrett Kearney said he woke up to six armed robbers in his house. He said they were carrying AK-47's. Kearney said the men kicked down his door claiming they were police w ...

10 March 2014

Statistics show extensive work load for OSP in Josephine County

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- New statistics show just how much work Oregon State Troopers are doing in Josephine County. Budeget cuts in 2012 left Sheriff Gil Gilbertson with just two deputies. And to make ...

10 March 2014

One of two shooting suspects out of the hospital

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- While the activity has calmed down, the investigation continues into last Thursday's officer involved shooting. One of the suspects, Wayne Pearson, was released from the hospital a ...

07 March 2014

Officer involved shooting: 1 day later

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police confirm Wayne Pearson and Shavon Willard were inside of the vehicle that officers shot at Thursday afternoon. The area was swarmed with investigators Thursday night.  Frida ...

06 March 2014

Officer involved shooting in North Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department has confirmed that Wayne Pearson and Shavon Willard (pictured here) were the suspects in yesterday's officer involved shooting in Medford. A man and w ...

28 February 2014

Armed standoff ends with arrest near Olene

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Olene, Ore. -- A 12 hour crime spree and standoff ended in Klamath County late Thursday night with the capture of a suspect near Olene. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah says 22 year old Cylise Atc ...