Douglas County man arrested on multiple drug and firearm-related charges

DOUGLAS COUNTY — In the evening hours of Tuesday, March 15th, detectives with the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team (DINT) arrested 40-year-old Springfield resident Dustin Iseli for multiple drug and firearm related charges. Detectives contacted, and detained Iseli in the parking lot of a truck stop at Rice Hill, where they also detained 34-year-old Christina Samuel, […]

Opioid Overdose and Misuse Resources

Oregon, like the rest of the US, is experiencing an opioid crisis involving misuse, abuse, overdose, and death. Opioids include prescription painkillers and illicit drugs, such as heroin and illicitly manufactured fentanyl. The types of drugs that most commonly cause an overdose in Oregon have changed significantly in recent years. While the state has made notable […]

Federal Law Enforcement Officials Warn of “Rainbow Fentanyl” Appearing in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore.—With at least two notable seizures in the last several days in the Portland Metropolitan Area, officials from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Oregon and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration are warning Oregonians to be on the lookout for “rainbow fentanyl,” a brightly-colored version of the highly-toxic synthetic opioid responsible for hundreds […]