Linn County MADD Event Update

Linn County Undersheriff Paul Timm reports the Linn County Sheriff’s Office’s participation in the Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) event over the Super Bowl weekend was a successful joint effort. Linn County Deputies stopped a total of 97 vehicles during …
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Pedestrian Hit on Peoria Road

Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports on January 24, 2019, at 4:25 p.m., deputies responded to Peoria road near White Oak road, east of Corvallis, for a crash involving a 13-year-old male pedestrian being struck by a vehicle. Robert Bird, …
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Project Child Safe Kits

Project Child Safe: Your Linn County Sheriff’s Office is happy to join Project Child Safe in spreading the word about gun safety in the home. With the help of Project Child Safe, the Linn County Sheriff’s Office has compiled a …
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Neighborhood Watch at the Linn County Sheriff’s Office

Have you ever wondered what Neighborhood Watch is? Wondering if your neighborhood has a Neighborhood Watch group? Considering starting a Neighborhood Watch but don’t know where to start? The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is happy to help facilitate neighborhoods within …
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Roadkill Salvage Law Effective January 1, 2019

Beginning on January 1, 2019, salvaging deer and elk struck by vehicles is legal in Oregon as required by Senate Bill 372 during the 2017 Oregon State Legislature. For more information on exactly what this means, what you can/can’t do …
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Diamond Hill Crash

Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports his deputies are investigating a motor vehicle crash that occurred December 26, 2018, at 5:46 p.m. The Sheriff’s Office received a call that a vehicle had struck a motorist who was standing outside of …
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Recent Activities of the Linn County Sheriff’s Office

Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports on some activities his office has participated in over the last week.  Last week was the annual Oregon State Sheriff’s Association (OSSA) Conference in Bend.  Linn County had two deputies recognized at the awards …
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Extra DUII Enforcement for the Holidays

Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon announces his deputies will be working extra patrols for DUII enforcement over the next three weeks until New Year’s Day. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to making our community roads safe for all …
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