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5179 CRATER LAKE HWY • CENTRAL POINT, OR
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The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Crime Analysis provides information and resources to support community policing, problem solving and strategic planning efforts. They are also responsible for researching new developments and technology advancements to further intelligence led policing efforts. Develops tools and analysis to suppress crime, apprehend criminals and improve safety.
They provide street level support to patrol officers to combat crime trends, provide support to investigators and assist with suspect identification, apprehension and utilize geographic information services to support tactical and strategic efforts targeting criminals and reductions in crime.
Due to the high volume of drugs in the region, and the Interstate 5 corridor where most of the drug trafficking takes place, Jackson County is identified as a federally High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) and is able to utilize federal funding and partnerships for narcotic investigations. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has one detective and one criminal analyst assigned to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Medford Office.
The focus is on investigations that disrupt and dismantle middle to upper level drug trafficking organizations (DTO) in the county and surrounding regions.
The primary function of property evidence clerks is to retain evidence for the prosecution of criminal court cases for the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. They are responsible for the proper intake, control, storage, release, and disposal of all property confiscated, appropriated, seized or otherwise taken into custody. They are available to respond to crime scenes as necessary to assist with evidence collection, documentation, and transport evidence to the Oregon State Police Crime Lab for forensic processing.
Jackson County Sheriff's Office
5179 Crater Lake Highway
Central Point, Oregon 97502
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