Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety

On March 30, 2020, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) Major Crimes Detectives, assisted by GPDPS Patrol, served a Search Warrant on the residence of Curt Julian Gobar, DOB: 10-15-64, at his residence located at 355 Woody Acres, Williams, Josephine County, OR. Assisting agencies were the Oregon State Police and the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement (RADE) Team.

A handgun stolen in a burglary in Grants Pass in January of 2019, where 21 handguns were stolen, was recovered (to date the GPDPS has recovered 13 of them/GPDPS 19-2102).

Additionally, the following items were seized:
  • 34 grams of Methamphetamine                         
  • 18.6 grams of Heroin
  • 8.4 grams of “Crack Cocaine”
  • 2.9 grams of powder Cocaine
  • a small amount of LSD
  • 27 pounds of Marijuana
  • $2,600 in US Currency
  • a shotgun
Gobar was lodged at the Josephine County Jail on the following charges:
  1. Felon in Possession of a Firearm
  2. Theft I by Receiving
  3. Unlawful Distribution of Methamphetamine
  4. Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine
  5. Unlawful Distribution of Cocaine
  6. Unlawful Manufacture of Cocaine
  7. Unlawful Possession of Cocaine
  8. Unlawful Distribution of Heroin
  9. Unlawful Possession of Heroin
  10. Unlawful Possession of Marijuana
  11. Unlawful Possession of LSD
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call the GPDPS at (541) 450-6260.