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The Backstory On The Bosnian War Criminal Arrested In Beaverton

OPB |July 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: The first woman convicted of Bosnian war crimes was arrested in Beaverton in 2011.

Taking Stock Of Gang Activity In Multnomah County

OPB |July 10, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Multnomah County Comprehensive Gang Assessment compiles data and anecdotal information about gang activity and prevention efforts.

Going To College Inside Prison

OPB |June 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: During finals week, we go inside the Oregon State Penitentiary to find out about the College Inside program.

What We Know So Far About The Reynolds High Shooting

OPB |June 11, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A gunman opened fire at Reynolds High School on Tuesday morning. Fourteen-year-old Emilio Hoffman was killed.

Update On The Shooting At Seattle Pacific University

OPB |June 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: A gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University on Thursday. We'll hear how the campus is responding.

New Report On Human Trafficking And Native Peoples

OPB |April 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A new report from Willamette Law School's International Human Rights Clinic details the little-documented problem of human trafficking involving Native Americans.

Examining The Historical Context For Ukrainian Unrest

OPB |March 13, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll talk with author and Portland State University associate professor Natan Meir about the history of the former Soviet republic.

Katherine Ann Power's Path To Peace

OPB |Nov. 01, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Katherine Ann Power was on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list for 14 years. She made a new life for herself in Lebanon, OR before deciding to turn herself in.

Prescription Drug Abuse In Southern Oregon

OPB |Oct. 03, 2013 12:30 p.m.

Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Jackson County, and health care professionals are trying to figure out how to stop it.

Reporter Reveals Oregon Ties to Mexican Drug Cartels

June 24, 2013 12:06 p.m.

For more than a year, senior investigative reporter for The Oregonian, Les Zaitz, followed the impact of Mexican drug cartels in Oregon.

Citizens Take On Crime Prevention

June 03, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.

Albany Student Accused In High School Bomb Plot

May 28, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A 17-year-old high school student arrested last week in Albany is due in court Tuesday afternoon.

Salem Update

April 03, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Our Capitol reporter Chris Lehman fills us in on some interesting bills working their way through the legislature at the moment.

Legislation Could Help Vets Convicted Of Crimes

March 28, 2013 12:25 p.m.

Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at helping military veterans who have been convicted of a crime.

Crime Rates Increasing In Medford

March 26, 2013 12:35 p.m.

Crime is on the rise in Medford, Oregon. Some say increases in drug use and drug trafficking are the biggest causes.

Checking In With Charlie Hales

March 26, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has been in office almost 90 days. How is he doing so far?

Mark Potok Discusses Hate Crimes

Feb. 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Mark Potok, a national expert on hate crimes, joins us to discuss the realities of hate in America today.

Ten Officers Placed On Leave After Shooting

Jan. 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What happened at a domestic disturbance call over the holiday weekend that caused 10 law enforcement officers to fire their weapons?

Reacting To The Connecticut Shooting

Dec. 14, 2012 1:06 p.m.

We'll get an update on the latest news about a mass shooting at an elementry school in Newtown, Connecticut.

Measuring the Risk of Recidivism

Sept. 04, 2012 12:40 p.m.

Some jurisdictions in Oregon are trying out a new system to assess offenders' risk of recidivism. How does it work?

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