MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN CRASH IN THE STAYTON AREA

Linn County Sheriff Michelle Duncan reports on March 25th, 2022 at 10:06 a.m., Linn County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received 911 calls reporting a crash near the intersection of Stayton-Scio Road and Cole School Road, near Stayton. The caller reported …
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Linn County Sheriff’s Office Hiring Event

  Sheriff Michelle Duncan is pleased to announce the Linn County Sheriff’s Office is holding a hiring event on January 29, 2022.  If you are interested in serving a community that appreciates their law enforcement, Linn County is the place.  …
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Warming Shelter Locations

In partnership with many area service providers, faith-based organizations, and other government agencies, the Linn County Sheriff’s Office is sharing locations where people can visit to get warm and dry during the upcoming cold temperatures. This list will expand as …
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3G CELLULAR NETWORKS DECOMISSIONED IN 2022

Linn County Undersheriff Michelle Duncan reports the National Association of State 911 Administrators (NASNA) issued a warning for consumers with older phones or devices using 3G networks. NASNA stated it is vitally important the public is aware that national 3G …
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LINN COUNTY COURTHOUSE LOCKED DOWN AFTER REPORT OF THREAT

Linn County Undersheriff Michelle Duncan reports yesterday around 11:16 a.m., deputies received information leading to the lockdown of the Linn County Courthouse. Initial information suggested someone was bringing a gun to court and planned to harm those in the courtroom. …
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