Jackson County Jail

Capacity increases at the Jackson County Jail

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County Sheriff Nathan Sickler is announcing some changes to how jail operations that could have a positive impact in the community. The sheriff’s office said they’ve added eight beds and moved female inmates to the basement. That’s allowed …

Jackson Co. Jail mistakenly releases wrong inmate

Medford, Ore. —  A woman was mistakenly released from Jackson County Jail over the weekend. When jail staff realized what happened, local law enforcement teamed up to re-arrest the inmate. NBC5 News spoke with Sheriff Nathan Sickler Wednesday. He said he and his …

Jackson County prioritizing repeat offenders

Jackson County, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has revealed a step it’s taking to deal with repeat offenders. According to Jackson County Sheriff Nate Sickler, the sheriff’s office has generated a list of people who have multiple warrants and consistently fail …