Klamath County Sheriff’s Office

Klamath Falls fire leads to arson arrest

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A Klamath Falls man is in jail on arson charges after allegedly setting his girlfriend’s camp trailer on fire. The fire broke out just before 5:30 Monday afternoon at a home on Hager Way. Investigators say 26 year …

Odessa sign stolen, $1000 reward offered

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – A long-time landmark sign on Highway 140 between Medford and Klamath Falls was stolen last week. Beverly Wampler Demetrakos was born in the Odessa area 91 years ago. The Odessa Ranch sign marking her family’s property means a …

1 Week, 4 shootings in Klamath County

There have been 4 shootings in Klamath County over the past week. The first shooting happened on Douglas Avenue in the Stewart-Lenox area of Klamath Falls on February 27th, when police say Jason Gascon shot at a man sitting in a vehicle. …

Klamath Falls driver cited in two crashes

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A Klamath Falls man faces multiple charges for his alleged involvement in two crashes Wednesday night. Police say 21 year old Nicholas Dougherty was driving drunk when he crashed head-on into a car on Homedale Road shortly after …