05Aug

Man Arrested After Fatal stabbing

Creswell, Ore. – Yesterday morning at approximately 1:05am, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office received a call that someone had been stabbed at a residence in the 84000blk of Cloverdale Rd. The caller advised that her ex-husband had stabbed her boyfriend before departing the location on foot.     *UPDATE* 08/05/22 The victim in this case […]

Andrew Capps arrested Eugene Oregon manslaughter
16Jun

Andrew Capps Arrested on Bench Warrant in Manslaughter Case

Eugene, Ore. – ANDREW CAPPS has been arrested and booked into the Lane County Jail today at approx. 8:30:14 AM Capps had a bench warrant for not appearing in court over his retrial on manslaughter 1, and hit and run vehicle- injury. These charges stem from a fatal 2017 crash where he was said to […]

albany crash
08Jun

Suspect in Custody After Police Pursuit – Albany

Albany, Ore. – Today, June 8th, 2022 at 9:32am Albany Police were called to a local convenience store for a male acting suspicious.     The vehicle description matched a stolen vehicle involved in a robbery earlier today in Linn County. Albany Police attempted to contact the subject who fled in the vehicle leading Albany […]

shots fired
06Jun

One Arrested after Shots Fired on Dalton Drive in Eugene

Eugene, Ore. – This morning just prior to 3:30am, Lane County Sheriff’s deputies and officers from the Eugene Police Department responded to Dalton Dr. in the Santa Clara area after receiving multiple reports of gunshots.   Upon arrival, authorities located and detained 32 year old Dylan Thompson Holmes. Investigation revealed that Holmes, possibly suffering from […]

party arrests broken beer bottle cited
15May

1 Arrested/63 Cited In Lieu of Custody by EPD Weekend Party Patrols

Eugene, Ore. – In response to the disorderly party incidents in the west University area on April 23 and again on May 7, Eugene Police staffed a heavy patrol presence over the weekend with emphasis on the west University area. The patrols enforced all levels of infractions, moving beyond the initial education-first approach due to […]

high speed chase arrest Salem Marion County Oregon
02May

High Speed Chase Eventually Leads to Arrest

Salem Ore. – On April 27, 2022 at approximately 1:30 P.M., Oregon State Police Troopers from Salem Area Command were advised of a reckless driver eastbound on Highway 22 near milepost 23.   Marion County Sheriff’s Office had attempted to stop the red Lincoln MKZ on Interstate 5, but the vehicle fled, and a pursuit […]

murder arrest made
12Apr

Junction City Man Charged With Second Degree Murder

Junction City, Ore. – At about 5:19 PM on Sunday, April 10th, 2022, Junction City Police Dispatch received a call of a deceased subject at 303 Laurel St in Junction City, Oregon.   Based upon their observations, the caller believed the death was caused by violent means.  The caller stated they were uncertain whether the […]

01Apr

Lane County Mugshots Aims to Go Beyond HB3273

In the 2021 regular session, the Oregon Legislative Assembly passed Oregon House Bill 3273, which prohibits law enforcement agencies from releasing booking photos, except in specified circumstances. Governor Brown signed HB 3273 into law on June 23, 2021, and the law went into effect on January 1, 2022. The purpose of the law was aimed […]

rape investigation
11Mar

Springfield Rape Investigation and Arrest

Springfield, Ore. – On March 8th, 2022, Springfield Police Detectives arrested Argenys Rivera (33-year-old male of Springfield) on a Lane County Circuit Court arrest warrant for various sexual assault crimes to include Rape in the First Degree.   A Lane County Grand Jury indicted Rivera after the case was presented to them earlier this month. […]