Suspects sought in vandalism of Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office vehicles

Authorities are seeking help from the public in identifying the suspects who vandalized a Jefferson County Sheriff's Office (JCSO) vehicle Friday morning. Shortly before 1 a.m., Apr. 7, 2017, a vehicle...

Woman faces multiple charges after 40-mile pursuit in Jefferson County

A 30-year-old woman is in Jefferson County Jail after leading authorities on a 40-mile long pursuit in Jefferson County. Jeani Elyse Marlatt, 30, of Lexington, reportedly led several Jefferson County...
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Homicide Suspect Sought by Law Enforcement

UPDATE: IN POLICE CUSTODY - CAPTURED Crooked River Ranch, Ore. - On June 3, 2018, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police along with members from the Tri County Major...

Three Deputies Indicted in the Death of Former Inmate

Madras, Ore.- On Wednesday, April 4, 2018 a Jefferson County Grand Jury indicted three Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies in connection with the death of James Eugene Wippel, who had...