Emergency Services

Felony Arrests

  • Assault — Roberto Tellez, 26, of the 900 block of Winchester Street, Medford. Medford Police arrested Tellez early Sunday morning on charges of assault, harassment, strangulation and interfering with an officer preparing a report. He is being held in the Jackson County Jail on $20,000 bail.
  • Assault — Rickey Lee Walz, unknown address, Gold Beach. Sheriff's deputies arrested Walz Sunday morning on charges of assault, strangulation, menacing and harassment. He is being held in jail on $16,000 bail.

Liquor Sweep

During a sweep in Medford Saturday night, law enforcement agencies checked 31 establishments that served alcohol and found they all complied with Oregon liquor laws.

The Medford Police Department, with assistance from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission and Jackson County Parole and Probation, conducts a monthly check in Medford.

The agencies check for compliance with liquor laws, municipal code and occupancy codes as well as any other criminal conduct.

During the sweep at the Medford Cruise, law enforcement found two individuals who had probation violations and took them into custody.

To see an online map showing where crimes have been reported in Jackson County, visit www.mailtribune.com/emergency.

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