Articles tagged with: Grants Pass

22 October 2014

Grants Pass community watch

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office says they've received a large positive response to their plans to organize a community watch program.The groups would primarily be train ...

22 October 2014

Grants Pass passes ordinance taxing on marijuana

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass City Council decided to pass an ordinance taxing marijuana, that's if it becomes legal in November.The Daily Courier reports that the councilors will place a 10% ta ...

17 October 2014

Fatal motorcycle crash in Grants Pass

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- Oregon State Police are investigating a motorcycle crash in Grants Pass that left a man dead. Troopers say the motorcyclist, Grant Evan Verity, was speeding and passing cars on ...

14 October 2014

Grants Pass man arrested for alleged theft spree

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass man is accused of going on a theft spree, targeting three electronic stores in less than 24 hours. Police arrested 44 year old Kevin Haugen on Monday. They say he ...

10 October 2014

Former Lake County deputy pleads guilty

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Lake County, Ore. --- A former Lake County sheriff's deputy is sentenced to more than a year and a half in jail for having a sexual relationship with a minor.42 year old Kenneth Dale Turkle pleaded ...

06 October 2014

Four arrested after 'Mailbox Baseball'

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- At least four people have been arrested after one of them was injured while playing a game that police say is described as mailbox baseball. Two 16 year-old's, along with Breann ...

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 ...

23 September 2014

Police identify Grants Pass man killed in standoff

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- Authorities tonight have identified the man killed during a standoff with police in Grants Pass as 29-year old Daniel Diaz was killed late Sunday night. Police say it all began ...

23 September 2014

Grants Pass residents react to officer involved shooting

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Police say when they arrived, the man continued shooting inside the house and in the backyard, but neighbors tonight say their neighbor was a kind man and can’t believe the s ...

22 September 2014

Officer involved shooting in Grants Pass

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Police say it all began just after 9:30 Sunday night when a couple called 9-1-1 saying there was a man "going crazy" and firing a gun. Shortly after Grants Pass police arrived ...