Jackson County Sheriff Office

Deputies search for missing woman with dementia

BUTTE FALLS, Ore. —  The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a missing Butte Falls woman with dementia.  Geraldine “Gerry” Hendricks, 80, was reported missing from her home Saturday evening. Dispatch received a call from Hendricks’ family in the 4400-block of Obenchain …

Jail proposal push continues

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County’s sheriff says a new jail proposal could be on the ballot in May of next year. The sheriff says the Jackson County jail has been overcrowded for more than thirty years. Currently, the day time capacity is …

Man convicted in fatal White City crash

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — A man convicted on several charges stemming from a deadly crash last fall is headed to prison for 18 months. Oregon State Police said Christopher Giron led police on a chase back in October of 2018. He eventually …

Saturation patrols underway for the holidays

Medford, Ore.– Deputies from the Jackson County Sheriff’s office will be conducting DUII saturation patrols all in an effort to catch impaired drivers from now until New Year’s. Deputies will focus patrols on rural roadways. The sheriff’s office says grant funding allows …