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Recent Crime News
Monday Aug 24 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Friday, 9:02 a.m. - An individual reported threats and other suspicious activity involving a known person in the 900 block of Oak Street. Friday, 10:57 a.m. - Ashland police assisted Medford Police Department in located a missing juvenile in the 300 block of Clay Street. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Marco Antonio Alvarez-Carreon remembers cheering when he heard a family of Medford bicycle thieves got nabbed in 2013 after stealing an Ashland Police Department bait bike and a second bike from the Southern Oregon University campus. "I remember reading about that and saying, 'Yay! It's working,'" Alvarez-Carreon said of APD's bait bike program, which launched in October 2013 and involves setting out bicycles with electronic tracking devices. Comment?
Thursday Aug 13 | via The News-Review
The inmate who walked away from a mobile camp at the Stouts Creek Fire near Canyonville is back in custody after the Medford police arrested him Wednesday night at approximately 8:30 p.m. Kenneth Polchowski, 26, an inmate housed at the Warner Creek Correctional Facility since July 31, left the mobile camp and was reported missing around 6 a.m. Sunday after a routine count. When police asked the public to help find the inmate, police described Polchowski as a Caucasian male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 180 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. Comment?
Jul 29, 2015 | via The Ashland Daily Tidings
Tuesday, 8:07 a.m. - A 67-year-old woman was arrested on a charge of domestic violence fourth-degree assault, physical harassment, interfering with a police officer and resisting arrest in the 100 block of Granite Street. Her 71-year-old husband was arrested on charges of physical harassment and interfering with a police officer. Comment?
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