Articles tagged with: Medford Police

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 ...

27 May 2014

Medford Police practice P.I.T. maneuver

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- If you heard tires screeching in White City Tuesday morning, it may have been the Medford Police! Officers were throwing down some pretty intense moves in their police cars. Tu ...

26 May 2014

Brazen burglar that stole purse now behind bars after stealing truck

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A suspect wanted in connection with a Medford home burglary earlier in May is now in custody. Police say back on May 14th Jonathan McDonald broke into a home on White Oak Drive in M ...

23 May 2014

MPD: Beware of Memorial Day weekend crime

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Millions of people in Oregon and California will be hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend in search of fun, but beware. Medford Police say they expect thieves will be looking f ...

20 May 2014

Mental health services for young people a "grave situation"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore. -- When it comes to mental health care for kids and young adults in Southern Oregon, the situation is grave. That's according to a Rogue Regional Medical Center psychiatrist. On Mo ...

19 May 2014

Medford Police see skyrocketing mental health calls

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Patrolling the streets of Medford for more than 15 years now, Officer Bob Mccurley knows the dangers he could face on the job. "Regardless of all the information you get, there's st ...

19 May 2014

Medford suspect sought in several crimes

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for 25 year-old Jonathan Paul McDonald. Officials say video surveillance shows McDonald making over $10,000 in purchases with stolen credit cards in vario ...

16 May 2014

Medford Police looking for bank robber

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Police are looking for an armed robber who held up the Bank of The Cascades on Highway 62 Friday afternoon. Surveillance video of the suspect showed the man wearing a camouflage b ...