DUII

Deputies focus on end of Summer traffic safety

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) completed their grant funded end of summer enforcement. It focused on impaired driving and passenger restraint laws. The enforcement period was from August 16 to September 2. During that period, deputies focused on traffic safety, with …

Man charged in fatal crash

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — A crash in Josephine County Tuesday afternoon left one man dead and another behind bars. Deputies responded to a single-vehicle crash near Lone Mountain Road, approximately two miles beyond the end of the pavement. Police said 49-year old …

Local defense attorney faces DUII charge

MEDFORD, Ore. – A prominent Medford criminal defense attorney is facing charges of his own. Medford police say 37-year-old Justin Rosas was arrested on the afternoon of July 4th. He’s charged with DUII, hit and run, and criminal mischief. Rosas was previously …

DUII patrols planned for Memorial Day weekend

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Deputies are gearing up for Memorial Day weekend with extra patrols looking for impaired drivers. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said from May 25 through May 27, they’ll be paying extra attention to rural roadways near popular recreation …

Teen sentenced for double fatal crash

MEDFORD, Ore. – A teen pleaded guilty to his part in a fatal crash that claimed the lives of a motorcyclist and his passenger after a silver Ford Mustang collided with them head-on on Highway 234. Last spring, Oregon State Police said …