Articles tagged with: Medford Police

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 ...

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 ...