The department’s crosswalk safety campaign is intended to educate drivers, issuing warnings as well as citations for egregious violations.
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Giovany Cruz is the second person charged in a pair of robberies June 17 in Salem.
Police say Angel Rogers drove into an intersection in northeast Salem without obeying a stop sign when another vehicle struck hers, killing her passenger.
Police said Tuesday morning that one person was killed in a crash on Northeast Hollywood Drive, while another person was transported to a hospital.
After serving nearly six years as a deputy chief for the Salem Police Department, George Burke recently accepted a job as Lake Oswego’s top cop.
Two people were killed and one was injured in three separate shootings during “an unusual weekend of violence in Salem,” police wrote in a statement Monday.
EDITOR’S COLUMN: Salem Reporter has spent weeks seeking to answers for the public as to why a top police official was able to retire with an unearned $53,500. But Marion County’s district attorney recently sided with the city in keeping that information secret, while staying silent on an apparent conflict of interest.
Marion County Deputy District Attorney Amy Queen said Monday she would allow the city of Salem to keep secret records sought by Salem Reporter detailing the allegations against former Deputy Chief Steve Bellshaw.
The victim, who called police, and a witness both say William Main called the man a racist slur and threatened him with the bat.
Salem kids and teens on Sunday can learn tips for riding bikes and keeping them in good condition at the Salem Police Department’s Bicycle Rodeo. The event is for ages 5-18 and covers basic and advanced skills, road safety, and bicycle maintenance. “Participants should bring their bike and helmet, but[Read More…]