Search warrant on BF Hwy finds about 125 lbs. marijuana

On Dec. 28 at 1:15 pm, MADGE members with the assistance of Jackson County Sheriff’s office patrol executed a drug search warrant at an address in the 10000 block of Butte Falls Hwy., Eagle Point. This address is listed as an Oregon Medical Marijuana Program (OMMP) grow site. The investigation began as a result of…

Shots fired in Medford, suspect located

On July 30 at approximately 3:02 a.m., the Medford Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Muchas Gracias at 2305 W. Main.  There were no injuries reported. Arriving officers found that the suspect vehicle, only described as a white, 4-door sedan, had left the area.  The initial investigation indicates…

Sophisticated psilocybin mushroom bust

{gallery}/06_08_10/shroom{/gallery} An extended multi-agency investigation led to search warrants being served at three southern Oregon locations and the seizure of two sophisticated psilocybin mushroom growing operations and a large indoor marijuana growing operation. According to Oregon State Police (OSP) Drug Enforcement Section Sergeant Jim Johnson, the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement (RADE) team and Medford Area…

Bank Robbery suspect in custody

On April 20, 2010 Medford Police Department responded to the Libery Bank at 295 E. Barnett Rd. for a reported armed robbery. The suspect had fled the bank in an eastbound direction prior to officers’ arrival. Early information is that the lone male suspect entered the bank and presented a demand note to the teller….

MADGE bust near a White City school

On Feb. 5 at approximately 2 p.m., investigators assigned to the Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement Team (MADGE), served a search warrant for drugs in the 7700 block of  Bellaire Way, White City.    At that location, detectives detained James Golding, 39, and Alisha Dee Golding, 18.  Investigators discovered and seized a 50 plant indoor…

MADGE gains 52 pounds

In response to reports of alleged sales of medical marijuana occurring at a residence in the 1400 block of Mill Creek Drive in Prospect, detectives assigned to the Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement Team (MADGE) served a drug search warrant at that location. Detectives were assisted by patrol deputies with the Jackson County Sheriff’s…