Crime & Law

Crime, Law & Justice

Southern Oregon University

The campus of Southern Oregon University in Ashland is closed Wednesday after a threatening note was found in a building on campus Tuesday evening.

John Stapleton

Two of the four Eugene boys charged with setting the fire that destroyed Civic Stadium made admissions to a judge today (Tuesday) in Lane County Juvenile Court. These two youth are also charged with arson for a dumpster fire outside a convenience store. KLCC's Tiffany Eckert was in the courtroom and has this report.

John Rosman / OPB

The White House says President Obama will travel to Roseburg on Friday to meet privately with the families of people who died in last week’s shooting.

The politics surrounding gun violence began almost immediately after the tragedy at Umpqua Community College where 10 died and another nine were injured.

Rachael McDonald

The Lane County District Attorney has found sheriff's deputies were justified in their use of deadly force in an incident last month that resulted in a suspect and deputy being shot and wounded.

UCC Campus Reopens in Roseburg

Oct 5, 2015
Chris Lehman

The college campus reopens in Roseburg where nine people were killed Thursday under attack by a gunman. The school has been closed since then. Salem Correspondent Chris Lehman was there Monday morning.

Brandon Nelson Hubbard

Authorities say the shooting who killed 9 people Thursday at Umpqua Community College committed suicide.  

The Douglas County Sheriff says police arrived at the scene 6 minutes after the first 9-1-1 call and exchanged gunfire with the shooter 2 minutes later. The medical examiner determined the shooter killed himself. Fire Chief Greg Marlar says two of the 9 killed were related to first responders.

Authorities Release Timeline Of Shooting At UCC

Oct 3, 2015
Jon Rosman / OPB News

Authorities are asking the public for tips on the Umpqua Community College shooting. They want photos, videos and anything that could add to the investigation.
Douglas County sheriff John Hanlin told people to use 1-800-CALL-FBI number.
He also released a timeline of events.

John Rosman / OPB

Friday, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin named the nine people killed by a gunman Thursday at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg.

Rachael McDonald

Three women who were wounded in the shooting Thursday at Umpqua Community College were transported via helicopter to Peace Health Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield.
Trauma surgeon Dr. Scott Russi says all three women are stable. Two are considered critical. Russi is optimistic about their recovery. He has worked as a combat surgeon in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Jon Rosman / OPB

There's still no known motive for the gunman who opened fire at a community college Thursday in southern Oregon. The city of Roseburg was rocked by news that ten people died in a shooting at nearby Umpqua  Community College.