Jackson County Jail

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 …

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. …