2019 National Night Out

Neighborhood Watch groups and other groups throughout the county are having an impact on crime reduction. Calls for suspicious activities have increased and the results have helped us direct our Focus Patrols to those areas that you have indicated need …
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The Opioid Crisis

  The opioid crisis is a national epidemic and Linn County is no exception. This is a dangerous drug that can result in death for those addicted to it.  Opioids are a class of drugs that include the illegal drug heroin, …
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Fatal Rodger’s Mountain Crash

Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports his deputies are investigating a motor vehicle crash that occurred on Rodgers Mountain Loop, near Scio. On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 8:30 P.M., Linn County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a report of …
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Linn County Inmate Death

  Linn County Sheriff Jim Yon reports an inmate has died as a result of what appears to be a suicide. On Thursday April 11, at approximately 11:23 p.m., Joseph William Hadley, 46, of Albany, was found by corrections deputies …
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