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LCSO Case #22-5112 – Death Investigation

McKenzie Bridge, Ore. – On September 11, 2022 at approximately 8:18am, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office received information that a raft had overturned in the McKenzie River near Paradise Campground. Paradise campground is located just upriver from McKenzie Bridge.     While enroute, deputies learned that one of the three involved rafters was unconscious and […]

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Suspect charged in Hwy 99 Multiple Injured Pedestrians Crash

Eugene, Ore. – At 3:36 p.m. 9/8/22, Eugene Central Lane Communications Center (911) received a report of a reckless Toyota 4-Runner driver who had run over a tent with people inside, and then further down the road, went onto a sidewalk and hit a pedestrian near Dari Mart.     UPDATE: 9/22/22 5:05 pm: Status […]

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Officer Involved Shooting Investigation Marion County

Aurora, Ore. – On April 25, 2022, at approximately 6:15 a.m. a deputy U.S. Marshal requested deputies respond to the Flying J Truck Stop near Aurora after a suspect wanted for weapons offenses was seen in the parking lot.   The suspect barricaded inside of a van in the parking lot when initially contacted by […]

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Marcola Road – Death Investigation

Marcola, Ore. – On March 14th, 2022, Lane County Sheriff’s deputies and Mohawk Valley Fire personnel responded to the 92000blk of Marcola Rd. regarding the report of a deceased person.  Upon arrival paramedics discovered an adult male on the ground deceased.   The male was identified as 58 year old Bruce Alan Putzier of Coburg.  […]


UPDATE: Child Left Unattended Following Mother’s Overdose

Springfield, Ore. – On Monday March 7th at around 7pm Officers of the Springfield Police Department responded to the Quality Inn to assist DHS with a welfare check of a 28 year old mother and 6 month old child.   Upon entry into the motel room, a 6 month old boy was found strapped into a […]

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Deadwood Area Shooting Death Investigation

Deadwood, Ore. – Lane County Sheriff’s Deputies are on scene at a residence in the 14000blk of Hwy. 36 near Deadwood where multiple people have been shot. 25 year old JERICHO GORDON RAE JAMISON is believed to have left the scene in a silver 1992 Geo Metro 2-door bearing OR Plate  #158JZG. Jamison is currently a […]

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Nye Beach, OR – On Friday, December 17, 2021 at approximately 9:50 AM, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel from the United States Coast Guard, Newport Fire Department, Newport Police Department and Pacific West Ambulance responded to a report of a capsized boat near Nye Beach in Lincoln County.   Preliminary investigation revealed a […]