Public Safety Media Releases

  1. North Middle School - Disorderly Conduct 1

    On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at approximately 1:30PM, an Officer with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to the North Middle School regarding a student making threats of violence through statements that he wanted to shoot up the school. Additional Info...
  2. Bank Robbery Arrest

    On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 1515 hours, Grants Pass Public Safety Detective Division made an arrest regarding the Umpqua Bank Robbery that occurred on May 14th, 2018. Detectives followed up on investigative leads and were able to identify Gabriel... Additional Info...
  3. 18-22584 Bank Robbery 05-14-18

    On Monday, May 14th, 2018 at approximately 10:35 AM, a male suspect entered Umpqua Bank, located at 117 NE F St. The suspect approached one of the bank tellers, informed them it was a robbery, and asked for money. Additional Info...
  4. 18-21145 North Middle School Assault

    On Sunday, May 6th, 2018, at approximately 0230 hours, Officers with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety were called to the emergency room of Three Rivers Medical Center. There, a 19 year old male, reported being assaulted at North Middle School.. Additional Info...
  5. April 2018 DUII Enforcement Post Event

    During the month of April, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety once again joined forces with other Oregon law enforcement agencies to participate in High Visibility Enforcement Operations. Additional Info...
  1. RADE Press Release - Woodward

    On the listed date and time, RADE detectives executed a search warrant at the listed residence based on months of investigation into the resident, Brandon Jeffrey Woodward, dealing methamphetamine within 1000 feet of two schools. Additional Info...
  2. RADE Press Release - Thompson

    On the listed date and time, RADE detectives, with the assistance of the Oregon State Police SWAT team, executed a search warrant at the listed residence in Rogue River. Additional Info...
  3. April 2018 Drug Take Back Post Event Press Release

    On Saturday, April 28th, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS), in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), hosted a Drug Take Back Event at the police station. Additional Info...
  4. Dutch Brothers Robbery Update 18-18837

    On April 23, 2018, at approximately 0225 hrs., the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) received a report of an armed robbery of the Dutch Bros Coffee stand located at 638 Redwood Highway. Additional Info...
  5. Nature: Assault - Incident Number: 18-18323

    On April 19, 2018, at approximately 2331 hrs., the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) received a report of an assault in the 900 block of NE D Street, where an adult male reportedly struck another adult male in the face with a “stick” Additional Info...
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