Articles tagged with: Medford Police

15 January 2015

Medford Police searching for arson suspect

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are searching for a suspect captured on surveillance video attempting to break into a building on the Jackson Elementary School campus and then setting the building o ...

15 January 2015

Medford Police continue to warn community about "Grandson Scam"

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police want you to be aware about a scam so you don't fall victim to it. Officials say a Medford resident was contacted by someone claiming to be her grandson who was in jai ...

13 January 2015

Medford Police ask for help in finding stalker

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Tonight Medford police are asking for your help in tracking down a man who stalked and assaulted a woman.Police say 34 year old John Aranda has two active warrants for his arrest, ...

12 January 2015

Medford Police now carrying "Naloxone" to help opiate overdose victims

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they are now carrying Naloxone in their patrol cars and detective vehicles to help opiate overdose victims.  Police say Naloxone is an "opioid antagonist" which ...

07 January 2015

Purple Parrot robbery leads to car pursuit and arrest

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- While police were working on the Purple Parrot robbery case, law enforcement ended up in a pursuit that ultimately led to a vehicle crash. Medford police say while following up on ...

30 December 2014

Medford Police caution residents about increase in car thefts

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are urging people to think twice before leaving their car running unattended.  Officials say four cars were stolen after being left to warm up last week and three mo ...

29 December 2014

Medford Police seeing more vandalism cases within short period of time

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they have nearly 400 reports of vandalism a year and had 35 cases over just a couple of days this week.      Police say it's usually juveniles who commit these ...

18 December 2014

Local man behind bars for theft charges

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Authorities say 53 year old Richard Wadley stole thousands of dollars in high-end hunting and fishing equipment from a car on Sunset Avenue on December 9th. Wadley apparently sold ...

12 December 2014

Jail lobby damaged by recently released inmate

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said 31-year-old Joseph Hilt was arrested just 30 minutes after being released from jail. Officials say Hilt pushed over a vending machine in the ...

05 December 2014

Medford man dies after crashing into telephone pole

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A fatal crash claimed the life of an elderly man in Medford on Friday morning. Police say around 11 a.m. they received reports of a driver swerving near the corner of Springbrook R ...