law enforcement

Porch pirates target holiday packages

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. —With the holidays in full swing, local law enforcement is urging you to keep an eye on your packages. With a large amount of shopping taking place online this year, residents need to be aware of porch pirates. Police …

Detective in GP awarded by U.S. Attorney General

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A detective in Grants Pass received an award from an Oregon U.S. Attorney’s Office for distinguished service in policing. Detective Archie Lidey with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety was recognized for his work. Detective Lidey is …

Seattle slashes police budget

SEATTLE, Wash. (KING) – The Seattle City Council approved the city’s 2021 budget on Monday by slashing the police budget, though not as much as activists wanted. The council voted to shrink the budget of the Seattle Police Department (SPD) by about …

How police keep the peace during intense rallies

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. – Law enforcement agencies are partnering together to keep communities safe during intense political protests. This year many protests and rallies have turned violent in Portland and Eugene. But so far there’s been no violence in Southern Oregon. Rogue …