Public Safety Media Releases

  1. 434 Edgewater Dr Structure Fire 12/13/17

    On Wednesday December 13, 6:31 AM, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety received a 911 call of a structure fire. Read on...
  2. 17-59513 Possible Jumper at Caveman Bridge

    On 12/09/2017 at 2106 hours, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, Rural Metro, and AMR responded to a report of a subject who had possibly jumped off the Caveman Bridge in an apparent suicide attempt. Additional Info...
  3. Cell Phone Enforcement

    The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety conducted special enforcement for the new Mobile Devices traffic violation (ORS 811.507) that went into effect in October. During this detail, officers looked for drivers who used a mobile device while driving. Additional Info...
  4. Holiday DUII Enforcement 2017

    This holiday season, 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...
  1. Cell Phone Enforcement 2017

    Special traffic enforcement for drivers violating the new cell phone law will be conducted on Thursday, December 7th, 2017. Additional Info...
  2. Assault - 1200 NW 6th St.

    On 12/05/2017 at 7:55 PM, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to the parking lot of 1200 NW 6th Street for a reported physical disturbance involving a male and female. Additional Info...
  3. 12.01.17 Press Release

    On December 1st, 2017 at 5:20 AM, GPDPS officers were dispatched to an audible alarm at 1831 Rogue River Hwy. (Suzuki Motorcycle Store). As officers were arriving, they were given information that two subjects were trying to steal a motorcycle. Additional Info...
  4. Drug Trafficking Organization (DTO) Arrests

    The Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team (RADE) wrapped up an 8 month investigation into a drug trafficking organization (DTO) that was supplying heroin and methamphetamine into Grants Pass and Josephine County Additional Info...
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  1. Neighborhood Watch Newsletter (Nov / Dec 2017)

    This month, find out about Chimney Fire Safety, Exit Drills for your home, Personal Safety and how to protect yourself from scams and theft. Read on...
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