MCSO Arrests Man After Vehicle Search

SALEM, Ore. – The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says a man was arrested Thursday after a deputy found methamphetamine and a handgun in his vehicle. Deputies say around 10:30 a.m. Luis Villareal, 34, of Salem, was stopped for a burnt out break lights in the 4000 block of Burntwood Court SE. When Villareal stopped, both … Continue reading »

I-5 Crash Involving MCSO Vehicle

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon State Police investigated a crash Sunday involving a Marion County Sheriff’s Office sport utility vehicle. Troopers say around 8:40 a.m., a MCSO marked sport utility vehicle driven by a deputy was on I-5 responding to assist officers who spotted a felony assault suspect in a field near the freeway. The deputy … Continue reading »