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Jackson County Jail prepares for coronavirus

Jackson County Jail is taking precautions in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the faculty. Lt. Josh Aldrich from the jail command says in addition to increasing their cleaning routine they are also informing inmates how to keep good hygiene. …

NAMI Southern Oregon says ‘No’ to Jail proposal

MEDFORD, Ore. – NAMI Southern Oregon is coming out against the proposal for a new jail tax district in Jackson County.  The National Alliance on Mental Illness Southern Oregon announced their official stance against the proposal Tuesday night. The jail proposal is expected on …

Jackson County Sheriff responds to state funding issues

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County Sheriff Nathan Sickler is reacting to concerns regarding a reduction in state funding for some community correction programs. The Oregonian/OregonLive reported on August 27 that Oregon state contributions to county corrections in Multnomah County have been reduced, …