Grand Juries Rule Taser Use Justified

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Douglas County grand jury says two Roseburg police officers were justified when they used their Taser guns on a man in June. The man died after the incident. Officers say Greg price was jumping on cars outside the Douglas County Courthouse on June 22. They say he was speaking and acting … Continue reading »

Man Dies in Police Custody

ROSEBURG, Ore. – A man is dead after police tried taking him into custody using pepper spray and a stun gun Saturday afternoon. Roseburg Police responded to the Douglas County Courthouse on Saturday, where a man was reportedly jumping on vehicles and causing damage. Police say the man was not cooperative, so officers used a … Continue reading »

Eugene Man Arrested for Tasing Officer

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man is facing charges after police say he stole an officer’s taser, then zapped him with it. Jessie Wright was celebrating his 30th birthday over the weekend at Good Times, but when officers asked him to leave the bar, they say he refused. When an officer tried to use a … Continue reading »