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Crash Site Turns to Crime Scene When Driver Steals Ambulance

A single-vehicle crash site on Interstate 5 on Friday suddenly turned into a crime scene when the driver of the crashed vehicle stole the...

Oregon State Police Grieving After Trooper Takes His Own Life

The Oregon State Police family is grieving the loss of Sgt. Marcus McDowell who was found dead in his patrol car on Tuesday after...

New Program Launched for Turning in Poachers of Non-Game Species

When people conjure up the image of a poacher, it’s usually a shady character shooting a trophy buck or bull out of season or...

Jaime Ubay-Farfan Gets Life in Prison for 2020 Road Rage Killing

Jaime Ubay-Farfan was found guilty of second-degree murder in Umatilla County Circuit Court and was sentenced on March 23 to life in prison. On June...

OSP Trooper’s Quick Decision Stops Wrong-Way Driver on I-84

A quick decision and selfless act by an Oregon State Police (OSP) trooper stopped a wrong-way driver and quite possibly saved lives. On March 18,...

19-Year-Old Faces Murder Charge in Connection with 18-Year-Old’s Death

A 19-year-old man from Walla Walla faces a murder charge for allegedly killing an 18-year-old early Saturday morning in Milton-Freewater. Manuel Adam Peralez Jr. was...

Teenager Killed in Shooting

An 18-year-old was shot and killed in the early-morning hours of Saturday in Milton-Freewater. The Umatilla County Sheriff's Office received a report shortly after midnight...

Fire District Gives Update on Aftermath of Shearer’s Foods Fire

Umatilla County Fire District #1 provided an update on its Facebook page on the fire at Shearer’s Foods and the aftermath. Crews conducted a fire...

Crews Work to Remove 170-Plus Vehicles From Interstate 84

More than a dozen agencies and towing companies worked together throughout Monday and early Tuesday to clear Interstate 84 following a series of crashes...

Explosion, Massive Fire at Shearer’s Foods Sends Seven to Hospital

An explosion at Shearer’s Foods Tuesday afternoon sent several people to the hospital and closed down roads leading to the fire on Highway 207. The...

Nearly 100 Vehicles Crash on I-84, Closing Down Interstate

Nearly 100 vehicles were involved in a pileup on Interstate 84 between Pendleton and La Grande early Monday afternoon, causing numerous injuries and closing...

OSP Conducting High-Visibility Saturation Patrols on Interstates

Starting today, Feb. 18, and running through Monday, Feb. 21, the Oregon State Police Patrol troopers from Pendleton, Salem, Albany, Springfield, Roseburg, Grants Pass,...

Kidnapping Suspect Arrested After High-Speed Chase on Interstate 84

A man wanted for kidnapping was arrested Friday after leading law enforcement officers on a vehicle chase on Interstate 84. Around 9 a.m. on Friday,...

Poachers Kill 2 Pronghorn, Leave 2 Others Mortally Wounded in Thrill...

Poachers left two pronghorn antelope dead and two more to suffer on the night of Jan. 16 in a thrill kill near the eastern...

Wolf Found Shot in Wallowa County

The Oregon State Police is asking for the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for killing a wolf in Wallowa County. The OSP received...

ODOT Driver’s Terrifying Near-Miss with Falling Tree Caught on Film

An employee of the Oregon Department of Transportation had a terrifying near-miss with a falling tree on Monday while driving on Interstate 5 –...

Suspect in Hermiston Armed Bank Robbery in County Jail

The suspect in a Hermiston bank robbery Friday afternoon is in custody after leading police on short vehicle pursuit. Just prior to 3 p.m., Hermiston...

OSP Shuts Down Unlicensed Cannabis Dispensary in E. Oregon

A retail marijuana store in La Grande was shut down on Thursday after it was discovered to be operating without license from the state...

OSP Seeks Public Assistance in the Poisoning of E. Oregon Wolf...

The Oregon State Police is seeking public assistance in locating the person or persons responsible for the poisoning of the Catherine Wolf Pack in...

TRCI Inmate Dies

An Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) adult in custody, Loren Eugene Sicks, died Sunday morning. Sicks was incarcerated at Two Rivers Correctional Institution (TRCI) in...

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