Drugs — Crystal Ann Beachler, 38, of the 1100 block of West Eighth Street, Medford. Medford police arrested Beachler Tuesday on felony charges of possessing methamphetamine and heroin, and for violating her parole on a previous meth-possession conviction. She remained lodged in the Jackson County Jail Wednesday without bail.
Assault — George G. Griffin, 65, of the 1400 block of Playford Lane, Grants Pass. Medford police arrested Griffin Wednesday on a felony charge of third-degree assault. He was booked in the jail and released Wednesday because of overcrowding.
Drugs — Leanna Renee Hampton, 30, no known address. Medford police arrested Hampton Wednesday on a felony charge of possessing heroin. She was lodged in jail Wednesday on $10,000 bail.
Drugs — John Lee Johnson, 27, of the 700 block of Bybee Drive, Jacksonville. Jackson County sheriff's deputies arrested Johnson Wednesday on a felony charge of possessing methamphetamine, a misdemeanor charge of third-degree theft and for violating her parole on a previous first-degree burglary conviction. He was lodged in jail Wednesday without bail.
Theft — 2300 block of Stonefield Way, Medford. Medford police took a report of theft from a vehicle at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday. Items reported stolen included three fetal dopplers, blood pressure cuffs, a stethoscope and a black medical bag. The loss was valued at $3,795.
Theft — 300 block of Lazy Creek Drive, Medford. Medford police took a report of a theft at 10:23 a.m. Wednesday. Among items stolen were jewelry including three diamond post earrings, a pinky diamond wedding band and a framed Toto backstage pass from 1985. The loss was valued at $15,370.