Friday Jul 18
Polk County sheriffa s sergeant killed in Salem crash
According to Salem police, at about 4:11 p.m. a vehicle traveling eastbound on Oregon 22 crashed near the Rosemont Northwest on-ramp.
Police arrest one man, seek another in Falls City shooting
Michael Charles Johnson, left, was arrested Monday following an incident last week in Falls City.
Polk County man accused of illegal towing arrested for allegedly failing to register as sex offender
A Polk County man under investigation for allegedly running an illegal towing operation was arrested Tuesday on a failure to register as a sex offender accusation, Oregon State Police said.
Polk County authorities seek suspects after threats, shooting, chase through Falls City
Polk County authorities are seeking two suspects they say threatened a man Tuesday afternoon at a Falls City waterfall then fled after shooting at a residence.
Nearly 2 pounds of meth, more than $6,000 cash seized in Polk County drug investigations
Authorities seized nearly 2 pounds of methamphetamine, more than 2 ounces of heroin, more than $6,000 in cash and one car in several drug investigations this month in Polk County.