Articles tagged with: Medford Police

02 October 2014

Medford Police warn about another IRS scam

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are warning about an IRS scam that's hitting the area.  Police say the caller tells the victim they owe taxes and they need to pay with a prepaid Green Dot, Visa, o ...

29 September 2014

How to lessen your risk of being a victim of identity theft

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The AARP released a list of things Oregonians can do to lessen their risk of identity theft.The study released on Monday by the AARP says locking mailboxes are a great way to keep ...

29 September 2014

Medford Police warn about counterfeit money

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police say a rash of counterfeit money popped up over the weekend and they're warning businesses who take the fake cash. Police say Tinseltown, the Shell Gas Station on Cen ...

29 September 2014

Medford man arrested after crashing his car and fleeing the scene

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police arrested the man who they say crashed his car last Monday and took off running. Police say Mauricio Guiterrez totaled his car after crashing it into a pillar underne ...

18 September 2014

Car jacking suspect puts Medford school on lockdown

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Tense moments in South Medford today after a car-jacking suspect, armed with a gun, runs past a local park and elementary school - putting it on lockdown. It began just before noon ...

03 September 2014

Medford police search for suspects

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford police are asking for your help in identifying two people suspected of theft.These are pictures of the suspects. Police say they used a woman's debit card at several busine ...

01 September 2014

Police: Don't drink and drive this holiday

Posted in Local, Regional

Police say Labor Day is the second deadliest weekend for highway travelers and that is why local law enforcement agencies are out in full force this Labor Day. They are particularly looking for dru ...

29 August 2014

Labor Day weekend caution

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Last Labor Day weekend, two people died in traffic crashes on Oregon roads and this year police want to make sure that doesn't happen again.This holiday weekend, patrols will be ra ...

27 August 2014

Officers shoot to eliminate the threat

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Many of our viewers have asked us why officers don’t shoot to wound, by say aiming at a hand or knee, so we brought the question to police.Medford police say when it comes to use ...

21 August 2014

Medford Police trained on picking locks

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A skill usually reserved for criminals is helping Medford Police better serve the public. MPD says 13 of their officers have been trained in lock picking techniques. The techniques ...