Crime

The Greenway Pt. 5: Finding a solution

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — More than 700 people experienced homelessness in Jackson County this year. 1 in 4 are considered chronically homeless that means they’ve been homeless for at least a year with a disabling condition like a chronic health problem, physical …

The Greenway Pt. 4: Life on the fringes

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — “There are men being attacked and robbed, there are women being robbed and raped,” said Keishan Andersen. “I had a gun held to my head at one point.” Andersen is a recovering drug addict and one of many people …

Florida carjacker foiled by manual transmission

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WESH) – A Florida carjacking attempt was thwarted Tuesday when the would-be thief was unable to drive the stick shift vehicle he tried to steal. Officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said Jaelyn Alexander, 25, carjacked an elderly …

Epstein denied bail

(NBC) – A New York federal judge says financier Jeffrey Epstein must stay behind bars as he awaits trial on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges. Epstein showed no reaction as the U.S. District Court judge explained his decision this morning. The defense …

“Active threat” contained in Corvallis

Updates: https://www.kgw.com/article/news/crime/gunman-at-corvallis-foster-farms-plant-was-temporary-employee-police-say/283-aeb561c9-cd13-4882-bfed-e3c5a0d6e6f0 CORVALLIS, Ore. – Police say they contained an “active threat” at a Foster Farms distribution center in Corvallis. KGW reports an armed suspect was reported at 855 Northwest 8th Street just after 8:00 a.m. Thursday. By 9:14 a.m., Corvallis police …

Man accused of killing Dennis Day indicted

MEDFORD, Ore. – The man charged in connection with former actor and Mouseketeer Dennis Day’s death appeared in court Wednesday. Daniel James Burda is behind bars facing multiple charges manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, abuse of a corpse and identity theft. Day went …