Police arrested a man Wednesday evening following a standoff near S. 42nd Place and Daisy Street in Springfield. The man had poured gasoline all around the house he barricaded himself in and told officers he was armed.
West 11th Avenue was closed Wednesday evening as police responded to a call of a man who was armed and suicidal.
The new school year starts soon and to give parents a helping hand, St. Vincent de Paul is organizing a school supply giveaway. It’s a tradition the nonprofit has carried out for years.
Police and SWAT are on the scene of a home near S 42nd Place and Daisy Street in Springfield. Daisy Street is blocked off at 42nd street.
One of two suspects wanted on first degree burglary charges out of Kennewick, Wash., could be in Eugene, police there said.
A woman is suing Oregon State University for $2.5 million. She said she was raped in 1999 when she was a freshman at the school.
The suspects sped away from a traffic stop early Tuesday morning, ditched their car - and disappeared. But the investigating officer connected them to a Washington state crime - and enlisted the help of detectives in Oregon to track them down.
Employees of the Springfield Public Schools attended a 4-hour training in the nationally recognized ALICE method for response to armed intruders this week.
All told, 1,300 staff members will take part.
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This week Chef Becky is in the kitchen grilling bacon wrapped asparagus spears.
A week after an attempted burglary on Aster Street, the public circulation of home security video helped police catch up with a suspect, the Springfield Police Department.