Two Arrested in Junction City Drug Bust

Junction City, Ore. – Two Junction City residents were arrested during a drug bust at a home on 4th and Kalmia. Junction City police, with help from the Lane County Special Response Team, served a search warrant early Friday morning. Investigators said inside they found methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and a large quantity of marijuana. Neighbors … Continue reading »

Police Arrest Robbery Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police arrested a man accused of robbing two restaurants in the River Road area. Police say Jessie Chestnut was arrested around 2 a.m. Sunday, accused of robbing the Burrito Boy on River Rd. and the Shari’s on Division. EPD says they got a call from Burrito Boy around 8:30 p.m. Saturday, … Continue reading »

Student Arrested with Replica Rifle

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. –   A scary situation outside of Thurston High School Friday morning after an off-duty police officer spotted two teens with what appeared to be a gun in the school parking lot. Lt. Sam Kamkar with Eugene Police pulled his gun and told 18-year-old Jacob Brown to drop the weapon. The school went … Continue reading »

Springfield Assault Suspects in Custody

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police say they’ve tracked down the two suspects involved in an attack outside a convenience store earlier this week. A 20-year-old man and 15-year-old boy are both in police custody, after the victim and police received several tips from the community that pointed to them. Police say one tip came from a … Continue reading »

Police Officers Killed in Ambush

(CNN) — Two New York City police officers are dead after they were ambushed Saturday afternoon. NYPD officials say both were shot in the head as they sat inside their patrol car in Brooklyn. They were rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition. Authorities say the alleged suspect has been found dead at a … Continue reading »

Demonstrators Rally Against Racism

EUGENE, Ore. — Demonstrators turned out in Eugene Monday, calling for an end to what they consider police violence. Protestors were out at the Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza showing solidarity with cities across the country. Organizers say they’re rallying against the lack of accountability in the killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner. “Local … Continue reading »

Man Breaks into Home; Leaves Blood Trail

CORVALLIS, Ore. —  A group of six roomates had quite the scare over the weekend when a man entered their townhouse and left a trail of blood behind, according to police. The home is on the corner of Harrison Blvd. and 23rd St. Police say late Friday night, a man broke into the three-story townhouse … Continue reading »

Police Search for Robbery Suspect

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police are searching for a suspect they say robbed a home in Springfield. It happened just after 6 p.m. Saturday at a home on 5th Street between E and F Street. Police say a man walked into the home through an unlocked door, wearing a ski mask. They say he was carrying … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Multiple Shootings

SALEM, Ore. — Salem Police are currently investigating three shooting incidents from November 25. Police say the first shooting happened on the 2000 block of of Evergreen Ave. NE at about 8:30 p.m. when a vehicle drove by a residence and multiple gunshots were fired, striking one victim in the leg and causing non-life threatening injuries. … Continue reading »

Police Increase DUII Patrols

EUGENE, Ore. — In an effort to protect the community against impaired drivers, the Eugene Police Department will put saturation patrols on the road and search out those driving under the influence. Drivers who suspect dangerous or possible DUII drivers are encouraged to call 911 to support the effort. The targeted DUII enforcement effort is designed to … Continue reading »

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