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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 …

Inmate saved from suicide attempt

MEDFORD, Ore. – A Jackson County Jail inmate who attempted suicide was saved by two deputies. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said on the morning of May 11, a 25-year-old man was being escorted to a new cell within the jail when …

Rogue River man arrested on sex abuse charges

Josephine County, Ore.- An 18-year-old Josephine County man is in jail after Oregon State Police arrested him on sex abuse charges. Daniel Michael Cooley is accused of sexually abusing a girl younger than 13. Investigators say the abuse happened over a period …