Oregon Honors Fallen Law Enforcement May 2nd

The Oregon Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony is a significant event that the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST) is proud to host each year in partnership with the Oregon Law Enforcement Memorial Fund, Oregon Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.), Oregon Fallen Badge Foundation, and Oregon’s various statewide law enforcement associations.

The State’s memorial honors more than 190 fallen Oregon law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty since the 1860s. This includes officers from city, county, state, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies who have served as law enforcement officers, corrections officers, and parole and probation officers.

This year’s ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at 1 PM.

Cats Abandoned At Redmond Park

On March 27, 2023, at approximately 8:00 a.m., Redmond officers responded to Paul Hathaway Park, 1021 NW Rockcrest Ct., where 15 cats (10 adults and 5 kittens) had been left in totes and abandoned near the canyon

Santiam Pass Reopens

Crews have reopened westbound lanes on U.S. 20 just west of the Santiam Pass after snow had slid into those lanes.  ODOT will continue to monitor the snow conditions in the area. Remember to prepare for winter