Public Safety Media Releases

  1. Josephine County Interdiction Day

    Details: The Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team (RADE), in collaboration with the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, Josephine County Community Corrections, Josephine County DA’s Office, Douglas County Interagency Additional Info...
  2. 17-50389 Disorderly Conduct Press Release

    On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, an alert bus driver, while transporting students home after school from the Grants Pass High School, overheard several students engaged in a conversation where at least one of them threatened to take a gun to school . . . Additional Info...
  3. Cell Phone Enforcement

    Special traffic enforcement for drivers violating the new cell phone law will begin on Monday, Ocotober 23rd, 2017. Additional Info...
  4. 17-48815 Disturbance Media Release

    On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at approximately 0626 hours, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to 1620 Allen Creek Road regarding a disturbance in the parking lot where two males were holding down a female. Additional Info...
  5. South Burger King Structure Fire 10/9/17

    On the above date and me the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to a report of a fire on the roof of the South Burger King. Fire crews arrived to find active fire on the roof as well as in the commercial kitchen hood system inside the ... Read on...
  1. Haunted House in the City of Grants Pass

    The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, Fire Prevention Bureau would like to remind the public that a no-cost permit and a fire and life safety inspection is required to operate public accessed haunted house events held within the City of Grants Pass Read on...
  2. Motor Vehicle Crash - SW Bridge St. / SW Greenwood Ave.

    On October 8th, 2017 at approximately 1214 hours, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety Police and Fire units were sent to the scene of a motor vehicle crash. The driver of the 1965 Chevy pick-up, Jerry Huffman, was extricated from his vehicle. Additional Info...
  3. 17-48050 Domestic Violence, Crash, Pursuit

    On the above listed date and time, officers from the Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety responded to a report of domestic violence on NE Churchill St. While en route, officers were told the male involved left the scene in a vehicle.
  4. Fugitive Arrest 2017-47487

    On Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at approximately 3:10 PM Grants Pass Police, with the assistance Additional Info...
  5. RADE Press Release - Murray

    The Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team (RADE) executed a search warrant on Kenneth Murray's vehicle after evidence was observed in plain view during his arrest by patrol officers from GPDPS on the above date. Additional Info...
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  1. Neighborhood Watch Newsletter - September - October 2017

    In this newsletter: Back to School Safety, Fire Prevention Week, Fire Evacuation Plans and Alarms, and Halloween Safety Read on...
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