UPDATE: Predatory Sex Offender Arrested

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — A predatory sex offender wanted for failing to report to his parole officer last week was arrested Monday night in Douglas County. Jeramy Ball was arrested after he was found hitchhiking along Highway 42. Kim Menjou, supervisor of the Lane County sex offender unit, said Ball is being held in Douglas … Continue reading »

Number of Sex Offenders High in Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. — The number of sex offenders in Oregon is the second highest per capita in the country, according to the Office of National Statistics. Oregon State Police says the system to track sex offenders isn’t up to date because there hasn’t been enough staffing over the years to maintain the system. The main … Continue reading »