Public Safety Media Releases

  1. Accepting Applications for the Auxiliary Volunteer Program

    Applications for the Auxiliary Volunteer Program are now being accepted through July 7, 2017. Read on...
  2. Apply for the 27th Citizen's Public Safety Academy

    Applications are now being accepted for the 27th Citizens Public Safety Academy beginning Tuesday, August 29th, 2017. The academy gives citizens the opportunity to learn about Public Safety and to know Officers and Firefighters on a more personal level. Read on...
  3. 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
  4. 17-26233 FATAL VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN UPDATE

    On June 8th, 2017 at approximately 12:42 AM, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to an auto vs. pedestrian crash on the Grants Pass Parkway, near Rogue River Hwy. Additional Info...
  5. Corrected GPHS Graduation Media Release

    Grants Pass High School will be holding the 2017 Graduation tomorrow night at 1800 hours. As part of the ceremony, to prevent distractions, NE A Street will be closed from NE Dean Street to NE 9th Street. Additional Info...
  1. GPHS Graduation and Traffic Control

    Grants Pass High School will be holding the 2017 Graduation tomorrow night at 1600 hours. As part of the ceremony, to prevent distractions, NE A Street will be closed from NE Dean Street to NE 9th Street. Additional Info...
  2. 17-26233 Fatal Media Release

    On Jne 8, 2017, at approximately 0042 hrs., the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) received a report of a person lying on the roadway in the westbound lanes of the Grants Pass Parkway between the walls, just prior to Rogue River Hwy. Additional Info...
  3. Pets Left in Vehicles

    As the hot summer months approach, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety will see an increase in calls regarding dogs being left in vehicles. It takes only minutes for a dog left in a vehicle on a warm day to start showing signs of heatstroke and Additional Info...
  4. Children Left in Vehicles

    In 2016, 39 children died from being left in hot cars nationwide. From 01/01/17 to 5/24/17 there have been 9 deaths documented. This is caused by our daily routines and distractions that cause people to forget or mistakenly leave their children unattended Additional Info...
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