Oregon Department of Justice

Oregon D.O.J. says Moskios shooting justified

The Oregon Department of Justice has ruled that an officer was justified in shooting and killing a man following a traffic stop north of Klamath Falls in October. The shooting happened October 5th on Highway 97 near Modoc Point. Police say Phillip …

Can JOCO Commissioner Morgan carry gun in courthouse?

Grants Pass, Ore.– Josephine County Commissioner Lily Morgan is being investigated by the Oregon Department of Justice, accused of illegally carrying a gun on county property. Morgan confirmed the investigation to NBC5, and released the following statement. “I am aware of an …

Meeting to address cemetery bankruptcy in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The state has filed involuntary bankruptcy against Eternal Hills and Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Klamath Falls. Eternal Hills lost their license to operate in March of 2016 following multiple complaints. Those claims included disputes over service costs, failure …

Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah charged with nine counts

Klamath County, Ore. — Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah has been indicted on nine counts including harassment, attempted assault, assault, official misconduct and strangulation, according to the Oregon Attorney General’s office. The Klamath County Board of County Commissioners say’s in a statement …