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Josephine County Sheriff's Office
1901 NE F Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526
Phone: (541) 474-5123
Fax: (541) 474-5114
Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Report a Non-Emergency Incident

Non-emergency incidents are situations in which a crime is not currently in progress and is not life threatening or requiring medical attention.

If you have an emergency, call 911. If you need to report a non-emergency, you can visit our Merlin or Cave Junction sub-stations during their available hours. Non-emergent crimes can also be reported online by using the Sheriff's Office Citizen Service Portal. If a crime occurred, you will receive a case number for insurance and documentation purposes. If you do not have access to a computer or transportation to one of the sub-stations, you can call 541-474-5123 option #3.

Merlin Sub-station: 

​100 Acorn St., Merlin, OR 97532
Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 

​​Cave Junction Sub-station:

​222 Lister St., Cave Junction, OR 97523
​Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm; Friday, 10:00 am - 2 pm

Information to provide when making a report:

  • Address where the incident occurred
  • Date and time it is believed to have occurred
  • Your name, date of birth, phone number and home address
  • Brief description of what happened

Example of non-emergency report types:

  • Burglaries, thefts and stolen vehicles (not in progress)
  • Vandalism (not in progress)
  • Telephonic harassment
  • Fraud/identity theft
  • Runaways
  • Suspicious incidents, vehicles and people
  • Abandoned vehicles
  • Traffic complaints
  • Lost/found property
  • Assaults (not in progress)
  • Restraining order/stalking order violations (not in progress)
  • Noise complaints

Incidents that are non-emergent, but are not reported to the Records Division:

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