Public Safety Media Releases

  1. Neighborhood Watch Newsletter - May - June 2017

    In this issue: Police Officer Memorial Week, International Firefighters Day, Citizens Public Safety Academy, Dogs and Kids left in vehicles, Vacation House Checks. Read the newsletter
  2. Memorial Weekend DUII Enforcement 2017 Pre Event

    During the month of May and into the Memorial Day weekend, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety has once again joined forces with other Oregon law enforcement agencies participating in High Visibility Enforcement Operations. Additional Info...
  3. Boatnik Press Release 2017

    In planning for the 2017 Memorial Day / Boatnik celebration, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety and the Active Club would like to make our citizens aware of the following information: Additional Info...
  4. 4th St Structure Fire #731812

    On May 21st at 13:07 Grants Pass Department of Public Safety received a call of a possible structure fire at 213 SW 4th St. Neighbors reported seeing smoke coming from the next door apartment window with nobody home at the time. Additional Info...
  5. 17-22698 Vehicle Crash, DUII, Reckless Driving, Criminal Mischief

    On 5/20/2017 at 4:11 pm, Officers and Fire Fighters from GPDPS responded to the SE 7th Street and SE Voorhies Street for a report of a truck which crashed into two power poles. Additional Info...
  1. Arrest of Lee Charles Conway - Assault II

    On 05/17/2017, at 2001 hours, GPDPS Officers responded to a report of a stabbing. The victim was located on foot in the 2500 block of Redwood Ave. Officers were able to provide the female basic first aid until medical units arrived. Additional Info...
  2. 17-22120 Elude UUV

    On 5/17/2017 at 1009 AM, 911 received a call of a reckless driver on WIlliams Hwy Additional Info...
  3. Arrest of Tolhurst

    On Wednesday 05/17/2017 at about 14:54 hours, Officers from the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety exited the Parkway Public Safety Station to find a male suspect using a knife to damage the windshields of two different Grants Pass DPS police cars. Additional Info...
  4. Demaray Press Release

    Sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning suspects entered the Josephine County Public Works yard located on Ringuette St. in Grants Pass. Additional Info...
  5. SW Burgess Street Structure Fire

    On 5-1-17 at 2235 hrs., the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety received a 911 call reporting an apartment fire at 713 SW Burgess St. The caller advised there were flames in the living room area and the attached apartment was occupied. Additional Info...
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