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La Grande Courthouse Will Replace Building Used By Domestic Violence Shelter

OPB | Oct. 22, 2014

WEDNESDAY: County plans to demolish a building used by a domestic violence shelter to make way for a new courthouse have lead to a lawsuit and community outcry.

Twitter Trend Takes On The Psychology Of Leaving An Abusive Relationship

OPB | Sept. 12, 2014

FRIDAY: In response to the viral video of a former NFL player assaulting his wife, survivors of domestic violence have turned to Twitter to explain #whyIstayed and #whyIleft.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Same-Sex Marriage

OPB | March 27, 2013

This week the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments for and against same-sex marriage laws.

PPB Ramps Up Gang Enforcement

OPB | June 19, 2012

Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.

Soldiers, Veterans, and Abuse

OPB | Jan. 23, 2012

According to newly released data, the rate of suicide among veterans has dropped (but risen among active duty soldiers), and the incidents of domestic abuse and child abuse among veterans have increased. We'll find out what's happening.

The Rise in Domestic Violence

OPB | Jan. 21, 2011

We explore what's driving Oregon's domestic violence cases up.

Referendum Signatures

OPB | Sept. 15, 2009

What part of participating in a democracy should be anonymous?

Domestic Partnerships vs. Initiative Process

OPB | Feb. 04, 2008

What does a recent judicial ruling mean for the initiative process?