The Chronicle -

By Erin Tierney
The Creswell Chronicle 

Riding shotgun with the sergeant, Part 2


January 25, 2018

Chronicle Editor Erin Tierney and LCSO Sergeant Scott Denham hang out for the day with patrolling in Creswell.

Editor's note: Lane County Sheriff's Office offers ride-alongs to civilians. This is part two of a two-part story about Chronicle Editor Erin Tierney's experience riding shotgun with Sergeant Scott Denham.


Perhaps the most jarring fact I learned when riding along with Sgt. Denham was that Creswell's main crime, per capita, is sex crimes involving children.

Sgt. Denham reported there were 11 Measure 11 calls received in 2017 and 11 cases made in 2017. Measure 11 reports range from murder to arson to a variety of sex crimes.

It is of note that not all of...

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