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  1. Fire Danger lowers to "moderate" effective immediately (Photo)

    A favorable shift in the weather has prompted Oregon Department of Forestry to decrease the posted fire danger level.  Fuels in our region remain dry, however recent rain and cooler temperatures have made it possible to ease some fire...

    Public Safety Patch
  2. Fire Danger Level Decreases to High

    See attached document from Oregon Department of Forestry on change of fire danger level.  

    Public Safety Patch
  3. Arrests Made on Embezzlement Case (Photo)

    Case # 2020-00045947


    Agravated Theft

    Criminal Conspiracy

    Computer Crime x35


    On October 4, 2020, the Grants Pass Police were notified regarding an internal investigation into...

    Public Safety Patch
  4. Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!(TM) (Photo)

    10-6-2020  – Grants Pass Fire Rescue is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) — the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years —to promote this year’s Fire...

    Public Safety Patch
  5. Auto vs Pedestrian Crash on Redwood Hwy

    On October 3, 2020, at approximately 2036 hrs., the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) Dispatch, began fielding reports of a male in the roadway on Redwood Highway, across from the Fairgrounds, in the median near the “A”...

    Public Safety Patch
  6. Redwood District burglary (Photo)


    Stone, Robert A.   18 years of age

    No permanent address listed (Last known address in Searcy, Arkansas)


    Burglary in the first degree

    Burglary in the second degree


    Public Safety Patch
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