3-20-18: GRANTS PASS PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR ARRESTED.

A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH IN GRANTS PASS, SHORTLY BEFORE 1AM SATURDAY, PROMPTED GRANTS PASS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS TO ASK THE OREGON STATE POLICE TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION. THE REASON BEING, WAS A POSSIBLE CONFLICT OF INTEREST WITH THE PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT, AS THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE WAS THE CITY’S PUBIC WORKS DIRECTOR. TROOPERS SAY HE DISPLAYED SEVERAL SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT, AND FAILED SEVERAL FIELD SOBRIETY TESTS.