OPB | Broadcast: May 22, 2017
Voters in Josephine County finally passed a public safety levy. Also, we continue our series of conversations about Portland's next police chief. And we talk to local author Blake Nelson.
OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2016
We hear about Josephine County’s decision to declare a public safety fiscal emergency and we'll learn about a drug task force that’s being resurrected to combat meth- and heroin-related crime in Klamath County. We'll also learn about Oregon’s special districts, and hear why Le Pigeon decided to eliminate tipping.
OPB | Broadcast: May 20, 2015
For the fourth time since 2012, Josephine County voters turned down a measure to increase funding to their sheriff's department.
OPB | Broadcast: May 15, 2015
We travel to financially-troubled Josephine County — where sheriff's deputies patrol only 10 hours a day — to hear about life in a region with limited law enforcement.
OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2014
MONDAY: The Cave Junction City Council voted to ask a federal court to reconcile state and federal laws on medical marijuana dispensaries.
OPB | Broadcast: April 8, 2014
TUESDAY: In cash-strapped Josephine County, Sheriff Gil Gilbertson is reaching out to the community to recruit volunteer crime-solvers.
OPB | Broadcast: June 3, 2013
Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 21, 2012
Warrants are piling up in cash-strapped Josephine County, where defendants are skipping their scheduled appearances in court.