Linn Deputies Make Arrest in Millersburg Theft

  Sheriff Bruce Riley reports this morning at 1:59 a.m., deputies responded to a reported theft in progress of a Kubota Backhoe. The incident occurred at NE Clearwater Dr., near the intersection of Nestucca Avenue in Millersburg. This is the …
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Bomb Threat Update

  Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports at 11:51 a.m., today, a second note was found at the Harrisburg Elementary School that was connected from the note found yesterday at the nearby middle school. Deputies responded and determined there were …
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UPDATE on Death Investigation

Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports his office is continuing their investigation into the suspicious death of a male found on Bryant Drive, Albany. Detectives are working with the Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office to help determine the cause of …
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National Drug Take Back Initiative

Twice a year the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) puts on a drug take back event. Linn County Sheriff’s Office has decided to participate. The event is held on Saturday October 28th, 2017 from 9am to 3pm. Linn County will be …
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Missing Person Found Near McKenzie Highway

  Linn County Undersheriff Jim Yon reports on October 23, 2017, at 6:28 p.m., Central Lane 911 transferred a missing person call to the Linn County 911 dispatch center. Lyle Aaron Ottlinger, 27, from Redmond was reported missing at Olallie …
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Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash

  Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports, October 9, 2017, at 8:03 a.m., deputies investigated a fatal single motor vehicle crash. The crash occurred on Kingston Lyons Drive near the intersection of Highway 226, east of Scio. The driver and …
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Oregon First Responder Appreciation Week

Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley and his staff are celebrating the expansion of First Responder Appreciation Day, typically celebrated on September 27th, to now be the entire week.  Oregon Gov. Kate Brown recognized the significant contributions made to the public …
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