Jackson County Jail

New Jail could be in the Rogue Valley’s future

Medford, Ore. — The Jackson County Jail has been at capacity for the last 32 years. It’s a problem that the Sheriff’s Office, as well as other local law enforcement agencies acknowledge. “It’s always at or near capacity,” Sheriff Nathan Sickler said. …

Counterfeit money in Jackson County

Medford, Ore., — Counterfeit money is becoming such a problem in the Rogue Valley that now the Jackson County Jail has new equipment to spot the bills. Medford Police say they see counterfeit bills practically every day, but it’s something new for …

Police pursuit leads to two arrests

Ore. — A car chase in Jackson County ended up in Douglas County with the suspect in custody. Early Wednesday Oregon State Police and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office pursued a suspect believed to have been involved in a carjacking that involved a …