Assault — John Giovanni Matarese, 46, of the 1400 block of Green Park Drive, Central Point. Central Point police arrested Matarese Wednesday on a felony charge of fourth-degree assault. He was lodged in the Jackson County Jail Wednesday on $40,000 bail.
Sexual Abuse — Jacob Sawyer Vizcarra, 24, of the 400 block of Pine Street, Rogue River. Jackson County sheriff's deputies arrested Vizcarra Wednesday on a felony charge of second-degree sexual abuse and misdemeanor charges of third-degree sexual abuse and first-degree official misconduct. He was booked in the jail Wednesday and released after posting bail.
Sex Offender Registration — Thomas Carl Ruth, 48, no known address. Medford police arrested Ruth Wednesday on a felony charge of failing to register his address as a sex offender. He was lodged in jail Wednesday on $15,000 bail.
Theft — Ryan Jay Michael Coble, 18, no known address. Ashland police arrested Coble Wednesday on two felony counts of first-degree theft and two misdemeanor counts of first-degree theft and a misdemeanor charge of second-degree theft. He was lodged in the jail Wednesday on $18,000 bail.