A Marion County grand jury unanimously found on Monday that Polk County Deputy Sheriff Martin Watson was justified in using deadly force in the early morning of Sept. 30.
A Dallas man died when his car struck a tree on Highway 101 on Oct. 7.
Jeffrey Bledsoe, 48, and Adrienne Santrizos, 44, were sentenced on Sept. 25 to prison terms for their roles in selling large quantities of heroin, according to a press release from the Polk County District Attorney’s office.
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Police report for Sept. 27
Polk County Community Corrections lists these individuals as “most wanted” for September.
Polk Fire Capt. Mike Kissell and members of Dallas Fire & EMS, Southwestern Polk Rural Fire Protection District, Sheridan Fire and McMinnville Fire worked all night battling the blaze at the Eagle Creek Fire on Monday, Sept. 4.
Officers found suspect running down the street
A Dallas man is in Polk County Jail after being arrested Thursday on bank robbery charges.
Car chase starts in Lincoln City, ends in crash in Grand Ronde
Eric Pullen, 27, was taken into custody on multiple warrants and on charges of eluding and reckless driving after a pursuit that started in Lincoln City and ended in Grand Ronde.
Harol Ramos Arnett, 23, was arrested on Aug. 23 for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl between July 1 and Aug. 22.
The Oregon State Police and local Polk County agencies are conducting a death investigation on Dayleen Kay Crowder, 52, from Grand Ronde.
The man charged in fatal hit-and-run on Highway 22 in April will serve 12 years in prison.
Oregon State Police seeks information regarding a woman found dead near exit 25 on Highway 18 on Tuesday
Dallas Police are asking for help in finding a Dallas woman who was reported missing on Saturday who could be in the Florence area.
An 11-month-old boy died in a Monmouth house fire on Aug. 9.