News Releases 2012 
 
Lane County Sheriff’s Office
December 2012
 December 31 Missing Person
 December 28 Drew and Michelle Wattier Update:  Drew is Transferred Closer to Home
 December 27     Tips for Yielding to Emergency Vehicles
 December 26 Sheriff's Deputy Awarded Marine Patrol Officer of the Year
 December 21

Sheriff's Office investigates plot to solicit the killing of the Lane County DA and Witnesses

 December 19

Child Pornography Cases Go Uninvestigated Due to Budget Cuts

 December 17 Capacity Based Releases Week Ending 12/16/12
 December 17 Sheriff Tom Turner Thanks the Community for Their Support of the Wattier Family
 December 14 Capacity Based Releases Week Ending 12/9/12
 December 14 Capacity Based Releases Week Ending 12/2/12
 December 7 Drew & Michelle Wattier Update
 November 2012
 November 29     Inmate Released from Jail This Morning Rearrested for Bank Robbery
 November 28     Capacity Based Releases for Week Ending 11/25/12
 November 26 Jail Closes 35 Beds and Prepares to Release a Large Number of Inmates
 November 21 Human Remains Found and Are Believed to Be the Result of a Homicide
 November 19 Sheriff's Office Turns to Social Media to Communicate with the Public
 November 19 Capacity Based Releases Over 100 Again for Week Ending 11/18/12
 November 16 River Road Pharmacy Robbery
 November 16 Sheriff's Deputy Sustains Minor Injuries During the Arrest of Daniel Puckett
 November 15     Deceased Subject Located Near Seavey Loop
 November 15     Capacity Based Releases for Week Ending 11/11/12
 November 13 Missing Mushroom Pickers Found
 November 5 Sheriff's Office Tests Equipment in Mobile Command Unit
 November 5 121 Capacity Based Releases for Week Ending 11/4/12
 November 1 Lane County Interagency Narcotics Enforcement Team Seizes 52 Pounds of Meth
 October 2012
 October 31  Jail Closes 35 More Beds
 October 29       115 Capacity Based Releases for Week Ending 10/28/12
 October 24          Serenity Lane Recognizes Participants of the Every 15 Minutes Program at Awards Banquet
 October 22 Capacity Based Release Report Weeks Ending 10/14/12 and 10/21/12
 October 9 House Fire on River Road - One Fatality
 October 9 Sheriff's Office Asks for the Public's Help in Locating a Wanted Man
 October 2 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 9/30/12
 September 2012
 September 27 National Drug Take Back Event
 September 24 Capacity Based Release Numbers Rise
 September 15 Highway 99 Shots Fired
Barricaded Suspect
 September 14 Missing Woman Found Deceased - Waldo Lake
 September 12 Community Awareness Meetings in Eugene and Springfield
 September 10 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 9/9/12
 September 10 Sheriff's Office Sergeant to Honor 9/11 Victims by Playing Taps
 September 9 Homicide Arrest Follow-up:  Second Victim Identified
 September 8 Homicide Arrest
 September 7 Deceased Subject Discovered at Needham Road Residence
 September 7 Body Found at Cottage Grove Reservoir
 September 4 Lane County Interagency Drug Enforcement Team - INET
 August 2012
 August 31 22 Month Old Boy is Found After Wandering Off at a Local Campground
 August 27 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 8/26/12
 August 21     Community Awareness Meeting in Eugene
 August 21 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 8/19/12
 August 16 Siuslaw Valley Bank Robbery Arrests
 August 13 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 8/12/12
 August 10 Search for Missing Person Near French Pete Trail
 August 8 FEMA Approves Funding for Mapleton Home Elevation
 August 6 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 8/5/12
  Fire Safety
 August 3 Armed Robbery at Siuslaw Bank in Mapleton
 August 2 The Sheriff's Office Asks Those Recreating Outdoors to Report Suspicious Findings
 July 2012
 July 31 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 7/29/12
 July 30     What Would You Pay to Feel Safer?
 July 27 Community Member Finds Homemade Bomb off Territorial Hwy
 July 25 Sheriff's Office Training Exercise in Florence
 July 25 Sheriff's Office Tracks Releases that Return to Jail
 July 24     Sheriff's Office Seeks the Public's Assistance in Identifying Dari Mart Burglary Suspects
 July 23 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 7/22/12
 July 21 Search and Rescue Mission: McKenzie River Rescue
 July 20 Search and Rescue Mission at Martins Rapids
 July 18     Naked Man Enters Home Uninvited
 July 17 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 7/15/12
 July 9 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 7/8/12
 July 6 Drowning Victim Idenitifed
 July 5 Drowning: Fall Creek Reservoir
 July 3     Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 7/1/12
  Aggravated Murder Arrests
 June 2012
 June 29     Suspect in Florence Burglaries Lodged at the Lane County Jail
 June 29     Sheriff's Office Employees Laid Off Today
 June 28     Another High Profile Inmate Released from the Jail Due to Lack of Funding
 June 28     Jail Closes More Beds and Releases Two High Profile Inmates
 June 27     Jail Closes 32 More Beds
 June 26 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 6/24/12
 June 26 2nd Annual Life Jacket Exchange Program Needs Life Jackets for Next Year's Event!
 June 25 Plane Crash Victims Idenitified
 June 23 Plane Crash Results in Four Deceased 
 June 21 Surplus Program Assists the Sheriff's Office in Tough Budget Times
 June 20 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 6/17/12
 June 18 Update on Armed Robbery at Siuslaw Bank in Creswell
 June 18 Willamette River Drowning
 June 8 Bonne Chance Bistro Robbery Suspect in Custody
 June 8 Armed Robbery at Siuslaw Bank in Creswell
 June 8 2nd Annual Life Jacket Exchange Event June 23rd and 24th at Cabela's
 June 8 Two Offenders Sentenced to Prison for Child Pornography Charges
 June 5 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 6/3/12
 June 1 Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation in Lane County
 June 1 Fatal Vehicle vs Bicycle Collision Update
 May 2012
 May 30 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 5/27/12
 May 27 Fatal Vehicle vs Bicycle Collision
 May 25 Death Investigation
 May 21 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 5/20/12
 May 15 Capacity Based Release Report Week Ending 5/13/12
 May 11  Capacity Based Releases
 May 10     Free Boat Inspections
 May 5 Vehicle Pursuit and Crash
 May 3     Search And Rescue 101
 May 3     Every 15 Minutes - Drinking and Driving Prevention Program 
 May 2     Homicide Investigation Update
 May 2 Homicide Investigation
 April 2012
 April 30 Community Awareness Meetings 
 April 29 Fatal Traffic Crash
 April 27 Human Remains Identified
 April 24 Water Rescue and Lost Subjects
 April 23 Human Remains Found
 April 16 Death Investigation
 April 13 Unlawful Manufacture of Marijuana
 April 3 News Conference with Sheriff Turner - Deputy Involved Shooting
  Sheriff Deputy Involved Shooting
 March 2012
 March 29 More Bad Weather On The Way
 March 21 Who to Call for Downed Power Lines & Trees
  Unpredictable Weather Preparation
 March 19 FEMA Denies Assistance to Flood Victims
 March 15 Missing Adult
 March 6 Attempted Robbery at Armitage Park
 March 2 President Declares Disaster for Oregon
 February 2012
 February 24 Oregon State Sheriff's Association Membership Mailing
 February 19 SWAT Response
 February 17 Hazard Mitigation Plan Review - Public Meeting
 February 10 Manslaughter II
 February 3 Attempted Murder
 January 2012
 January 28 Robbery
 January 14 London Road Homicide
 January 8 Vehicle Pursuit
 January 3 Death Investigation
  River Road Fatality
  Fatal Traffic Crash
 

 

 


 






























































































































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