Medford Crime

Medford Crime

Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Medford, OR or anywhere in the US.

Recent Crime News

  • Medford police shoot, kill a man they say was armed ...

    Monday | via The Oregonian 

    A Medford police officer shot and killed an armed man who officials say threatened to shoot officers if they came to his home following a disturbance late Sunday night. Lt. Mike Budreau, a Medford Police Department spokesman, said officers were dispatched to a home in the 3000 block of Juanipero Way at 10:41 p.m. Sunday.


    Related Topix: Medford, OR, Violent Crime, Jackson County, OR

  • Plenty of Drinking In Public In These 6 Recent Arres...

    Tuesday May 26 | via 

    Edward Bishop, of 68 Summer St., Malden, was arrested at 68 Summer St., Apt 328, at 10:20 p.m., charged with assault with a dangerous weapon. Tyler Callahan, of 70 Winchester St., Medford, was arrested at 12:33 a.m. at 348 Salem St., and charged with breaking and entering into a motor vehicle.


    Related Topix: Malden, MA, Medford, MA

  • Oregon man accused of multiple sex crimes against ju...

    Friday May 8 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    According to the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office, Nathan Babb Sr., 41, previously of Medford, Oregon, was arrested on five counts of aggravated crimes against nature, five counts of indecent behavior with juveniles, one count of attempted aggravated rape and one count of sexual battery.


    Related Topix: Medford, OR

  • Police Bust Skimming Operation

    May 1, 2015 | via KEX-AM Portland 

    Three suspects have been arrested by Salem Police Detectives in a regional scam that involves the skimming of credit and debit cards and the subsequent fraudulent use of the personal information gained to illegally purchase thousands of dollars of manufactured goods. The suspects: 37-year old Evaristo Hernandez-Vazquez; 30-year old Hector Hernandez-Vazquez and 39-year old Norma Hernandez-Vazquez, all of San Fernando, California, were all arrested and lodged in the Marion County Jail on April 23. All were charged with Aggravated Identity Theft, Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card, Theft in the First Degree by Deception and seven counts of Identity Theft.


    Related Topix: Marion County, OR, Salem, OR, Medford, OR

Medford Law

I received a DUII in oregon. I have 90 day treatment program, once a wk with ua
my ua is sent to a lab for screening. I was just wondering if they will do a 12 panel drug test. I do NOT do any illegal drugs, just wondering if my prescribed medication would show up or not. It is klonopine and tramadol. I dont want this to be used against me during my divorce trial.
One is a benzodiazepine, the other an opioid. Both of those classes are commonly tested. As long as you have valid...
Does DUI diversion prohibit ownership or purchase of firearms?
I was arrested for a DUII earlier this year and plead for diversion, I was deemed eligible for diversion and am about half way done with the mandatory classes; I attempted to purchase a firearm earlier today and was told that the oregon state police delayed my background check. The store asked if I had any previous record and I said I was arrested for a DUI, the clerk said that according to ORS 137.540 I might be under probation under my diversion agreement and in violation of my probation by owning firearms. I checked the paperwork I recieved from the Jackson County courts and did not see anything in regards to ORS 137.540, and the only mention of firearms was in regards to DV cases; am I violating the conditions of diversion by purchasing or owning a firearm?
Doesn't sound like it. First of all, you have not purchased a firearm yet. Your application is probably just delayed...
Please remove the caps lock. It makes it harder to read. You need to discuss this with your attorney. It may very...
Two dui in one month
My first arrest for DUI was dropped by DMV for lack of evidence. It was not dropped by the DA. One week later I was arrested for another DUI. This one the DMV suspended my license for. The DA has now charged me with two DUIs, my trial is in January. Could I still be eligible for diversion because these will be tried together?
With two pending DUII's it makes the possibility of entering diversion on one of them more difficult, but not...
Can I refuse probation for a 2nd DUI in Washington State?
I simply want to know if I can refuse probation in lieu of jail time and what law allows or prevents me for doing so. I cannot afford legal counsel so unless you plan on working for free, please don't ask...
I'd recommend that you repost this question with a location of Washington State instead of Oregon. State laws vary...
Got a dui 10 years ago in AZ just paid all fines, and now I need my license?
Just paid off DUI fines in AZ (dui metabolite, weed) Now they are sending me a revoke packet? Investigation packet? I completed the MADD classes and the TASC program from that case years ago, The case is from 2005. I now live in another state and am in need of my license how do obtain the docs they need if I dont live there? Doesnt the court get notified once someone has completed a court ordered program?
Not always. You will have to contact the provider and hope they kept better records than you did. Hope that's helpful
What do i do
I got charged with a duii after an atl was put out on my car. My niece was driving but the person who called assumed i was driving when i stopped in at his house. He knows better now. The police arrived at my house 20 minutes after my niece dropped me off. They pulled me off the porch while i was smoking a cig. He asked me if i had drank and i said no. He asked if i was driving and i said no my niece brought me home and walked home. He then asked if i would take a field sobriety test. I stated i wasnt driving so i dont know why its necesary. He volunteered me for the field sobriety test. the police report states after asking me twice i consented. I did not. I have my driver and the person who called as witnesses for trial but this is a felony duii and jurys scare me. Any opinions
First of all, do not post any more details here or anywhere else on the internet. Prosecutors and police can and do...