New Role for Woman Who Held Off Intruder

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A Junction City woman who held off an intruder at gunpoint for more than 20 minutes after he allegedly broke into her home is using her experience to educate other women on ways they can protect themselves. Lisa Atkin is now the new state coordinator for a group called the Second … Continue reading »

EPD Sees Increases in Weapon Offenses

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department reported a big jump in weapons offenses, and the number for those possessed illegally even bigger. EPD released a report revealing a 33-percent increase in weapons offenses, with an 89-percent increase in those possessed illegally and a 19-percent increase in concealed weapons. As to why this might be, … Continue reading »