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Camp Creek Road Crash Claims One Life

Camp Creek, Ore. – On September 24, 2022 at approximately 1:27pm, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office received the report of a serious motor vehicle crash on Camp Creek Rd. near milepost 2. Milepost 2 is in the general area of the Easy Ln. intersection.     Deputies responded and learned that a black Toyota Tacoma […]

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Breakdown of LCSO Activity During the 2022 Oregon County Fair

Veneta, Ore. – The Lane County Sheriff’s Office conducted overtime patrols in the Veneta area around the Oregon Country Fair beginning Wednesday, July 6th and continued through Monday, July 11th.     With grant monies provided through Oregon Impact and the Oregon Department of Transportation, the Sheriff’s Office was able to staff 88 hours of […]

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LCSO ATV Recovered – One Suspect in Custody

*UPDATE* Investigators have determined that 48 year old Denver Vollie Bell is NOT a suspect in this case. Other investigative leads are still being followed.   *UPDATE* Stolen Can-Am side-by-side ATV recovered – One suspect in custody.   Thanks to the watchful eye of some citizens the stolen side-by-side has been recovered.   Yesterday LCSO […]

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Fleeing Suspect Rams Deputy’s Patrol Car Injuring Deputy

Veneta, Ore. – A Lane County Sheriff’s deputy attempting to stop a vehicle for traffic violations was injured Sunday night after a suspect used his vehicle to ram the deputy’s patrol vehicle.     Shortly after 9:00pm, a deputy observed a vehicle on Territorial Hwy. near Hwy. 126 driving without a front license plate. After passing […]

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Utility Vehicle Stolen From Bureau of Land Management Work Center

Shotgun Creek, Ore. – Surveillance footage captured an unknown male suspect stealing a side-by-side utility vehicle from a Bureau of Land Management work center early in the morning on March 18th.   The suspect made entry into the Shotgun Creek work center through a gate and stole the utility vehicle. The utility vehicle is a […]

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Fatal Crash HWY 126W Walton

Walton, Ore. – On February 27, 2022, at approximately 05:49 PM, Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a report of a two-vehicle head on collision on Hwy 126W near milepost 28.   Preliminary investigation revealed an eastbound silver Hyundai Santa Fe, operated by Sadie Ann Cervantes (24) of Florence, left its lane of […]

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Hit and Run with U-Haul Box Van Leads Deputies on Chase

Blue River, Ore. – On Tuesday, 02/22/22 just before 5:00pm, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office was advised of a hit and run crash that had just occurred near the intersection of Mill Rd. and McKenzie Hwy. in Blue River. The suspect vehicle, a white U-Haul box van, left westbound on McKenzie Hwy. after striking a […]