Serial Burglar Caught In Medford

By Jim McCoy Fri 20th December BurglaryJerry McDonald
Medford police arrested a man accused of singlehandedly causing a dramatic spike in business burglaries. Lt. Mike Budreau says 47-year-old Jerry McDonald is believed to be responsible for 11 burglaries that occurred between Nov. 21 and Dec. 6. McDonald was arrested Dec.Read More »

Burglary Suspect Who Stole Cars, $40 Thousand In Property Caught

By Jim McCoy Thu 19th December NewsBurglaryPatrick Munn
The lesson home owners can take away from the big theft of a Medford home: make sure that if you’re gone of more than a couple of days, be sure to suspend delivery of your mail and newspaper.Read More »

Habitat Seeking Help To Catch Thief

By Jim McCoy Fri 22nd November NewsBurglaryHabitat for Humanity
Habitat For Humanity- the non-profit organization that helps families in need realize the American dream of home ownership- is asking for help in getting the bottom of a break-in that occurred at their "ReStore" on South Pacific Highway.Read More »

Burglar Caught In The Act

By Jim McCoy Tue 29th October NewsBurglaryJacob Tyler Cottrell
A burglary suspect caught in the act by a home owner at 1990 Meadow Glen was apprehended and arrest by Grants Pass police. According to their report, a 58-year old woman returned to her home to find her back door damaged and items in her home disrupted. She saw the suspect, who fled on foot.Read More »

Burglar Benefits From Destroyed Evidence

By Jim McCoy Fri 11th October NewsBurglaryJustin Brown
A missing wine bottle may have helped a Myrtle Creek man avoid a longer jail sentence for burglary. The Roseburg News-Review reports (http://is.gd/i8uH1n ) that Justin Brown was sentenced to 60 days in jail after pleading no contest to second-degree burglary and unauthorized use of a vehicle.Read More »

Pacific Power Offering Reward For Burglaries

By Jim McCoy Tue 10th September NewsBurglaryPacific Power
Pacific Power is offering a $1,000 reward to help find whoever was responsible for breaking into their power buildings in the 1100 block of Mill Creek Drive in Prospect. The burglary occurred sometime over between 2:15 p.m.on August 31, and 10 a.m. on September 1st . Thieves took air compressors, tools, power supplies, flood lights and a shop vacuum. It’s the fourth such burglary there recently.Read More »

Resident Fights Off Burglar In Home

By Jim McCoy Thu 29th August NewsBurglaryMichael Brandon Mak
A Medford resident successfully fought off an intruder into his South Grape Street home last Wednesday night. The man was watching TV at 11:08 p.m. when he saw a man standing in his kitchen. He confronted the suspect, who tried to get away. Th victim attempted to confront the suspect, and a scuffle ensued, resulting in the breaking of glass, which caused cuts to the victims' bare feet.Read More »

Public Help Sought In Prospect Burglary Case

By Jim McCoy Tue 16th July NewsBurglaryCrime Stoppers
Crime Stoppers is offering up to a thousand dollars reward for information that leads to an arrest in the case of a burglary in Prospect. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is working on the burglary that occurred in the 2500 block of Mill Creek Drive in Prospect. On May 27th, a burglary was reported by an individual purchasing the home.Read More »

Police Arrest Suspect Responsible For 4 Burglaries

By Jim McCoy Mon 15th July NewsBurglaryTyree Hairston
Items discarded into a motel dumpster led to the arrest of a 22-year old man Medford police are holding responsible for a number of recent burglaries. 22-year old Tyree Hairston also faces drug charges as well. Last Friday, police were flagged down by a person who said they found a number of items that appeared to be stolen in a dumpster at the Valli Hai motel on Court Street.Read More »

Four Suspects Arrested For String of Medford Residential Burglaries

Four suspects are in jail, charged with burglarizing a number of homes in the east Medford area over a 4-month period. 22-year old Clayton James Lappat, 22-year old Hayden Andrew Wray, 22-year old Broc Alan Atkinson, and 21-year old Cameron Jordan Gentry all reportedly admitted guilt to burglarizing 7 homes, committing 8 felony thefts and stealing a car.Read More »


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