The Jackson County Sheriff's Department has joined social networking websites Facebook and Twitter.
Officials said a news release that the Facebook page will have recent press releases, department events, and information and programs offered by the department. The Twitter profile will provide up-to-date information for ongoing events like missing-person cases, extended road closures and significant crimes that occurred recently.
The Facebook page can be found by typing "Jackson County Sheriff's Office" in the search bar on that site. The Twitter profile can be found at https://twitter.com/JCSO_Oregon.