Articles tagged with: Jackson County Jail

11 August 2015

Man indicted in transient death in Central Point

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Central Point, Ore. -- The man suspected of killing a transient in Central Point was indicted by a grand jury Tuesday afternoon.  The two-count indictment of Michael Joseph Atwood includes a count ...

22 June 2015

Medford man in recovery after allegeldy being hit with a baseball bat

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Medford, Ore. --- A man is recovering after allegedly being hit with a baseball bat. Police say two men were arguing late Saturday night on the 1700 block of Tanglewood Lane in Medford, when 35-year ...

16 June 2015

Medford man indicted for sexual misconduct, supplying contraband in jail

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Updated (6/17 3:00 p.m.) The company who employed a food service worker accused of trading contraband for sex in Jackson County jail is speaking out to NBC5 News. Yesterday, June 16th, we told you ...

04 May 2015

Lawsuit against Jackson County Jail alleging excessive force goes to trial

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Medford, Ore. --- A lawsuit filed against Jackson County alleging excessive force in the county jail in 2011 will go to trial Tuesday, April 5th.A civil lawsuit seeking damages has been filed by Joh ...

24 March 2015

Medford man arrested after swallowing baggy of heroin

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Medford, Ore. --- A Medford man is arrested after allegedly swallowing a baggy of heroin. Police say they went with the Department of Human Services to an address in the 2800 block of Howard Avenue ...

27 February 2015

Man charged with filming sexual abuse of a minor, Neighbors shocked by charges

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A man lodged in the Jackson County Jail faces nearly three dozen felony, sexual abuse and pornography charges. His bail is set at $1,000,000. Darin Lee Mullica, 41, was arrested on ...

20 February 2015

Oregon man arrested for allegedly assaulting his mother

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Trail, Ore. --- An Oregon man is in jail for allegedly attacking his own mother.The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says 38-year-old Michael Wallen Chrisco attacked his mom on February 4th, off of E ...

21 January 2015

Former Talent resident arrested on molestation charges

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Talent, Ore. --- Police arrest a California woman they say molested several boys in Talent between 2005 and 2009.24-year-old Shawna Marie Nerby is charged with rape and sodomy. Talent Police say Ner ...

20 January 2015

Rogue River aan arrested after threatening convenience store clerk

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Central Point, Ore. --- A man is in the Jackson County Jail after allegedly threatening a convenience store clerk.Rogue River Police say Aaron Berry was causing a disturbance inside the Circle K con ...

12 December 2014

Inmates attempt escaping Jackson County jail

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Medford, Ore. --- Two inmates in the Jackson County jail will now face federal charges after attempting to escape.The Jackson County Sheriff's office says on December 2nd, an off-duty deputy heard a ...