OPB | Broadcast: June 7, 2017
We hear about long 911 hold times in Portland, and about how the people in the Rosewood neighborhood are faring, five years after the Rosewood Initiative began.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 6, 2016
We're exploring a variety of topics this hour: the collapse of a scenic Oregon cliff; how officers are confronting gang violence and homelessness in Portland; tribal reaction to a fossil fuel infrastructure; and school bus driving.
OPB | Broadcast: July 21, 2016
We'll hear from some of vendors and workers at the RNC, and then get a rundown of who's been protesting at the RNC. We then turn our attention to gang violence prevention in Vancouver.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 7, 2015
Six months after the Portland Police Bureau added more officers to its gang team, the rate of gang violence in the city is at an unprecedented high.
OPB | Broadcast: July 16, 2015
Prosecutors and police worry that social media use may actually be accentuating gang related violence in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: June 5, 2015
Portland police say they're putting more resources toward responding to the recent increase in gun violence and gang-related activity.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 8, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about an inter-agency effort to prevent gang violence in Multnomah County: the Gang Impacted Family Team (GIFT) program.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 25, 2014
We continue our occasional series highlighting different responses to gang violence in Oregon with a look at a boxing program in Medford, part of a larger approach called Keep Encouraging Youth (KEY).
OPB | Broadcast: July 22, 2014
TUESDAY: We start our occasional series profiling different responses to gang violence around the state with a look at a faith-based mentorship program called 11:45.
OPB | Broadcast: July 14, 2014
MONDAY: Two members of Portland's Gang Violence Task Force discuss how officers are responding to the recent spate of gang-related shootings and their broader approach to combat youth violence.
OPB | Broadcast: July 10, 2014
THURSDAY: The Multnomah County Comprehensive Gang Assessment compiles data and anecdotal information about gang activity and prevention efforts.
OPB | Broadcast: May 7, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A gang task force spent two years studying community members' perceptions of gang activity in the Southern Oregon county.
OPB | Broadcast: May 5, 2014
MONDAY: University of Oregon professor Jennifer Freyd worked on the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.
OPB | Broadcast: April 1, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll get the latest on the Oso landslide and talk with Clackamas County about the new geological maps designed to identify landslide-prone areas.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 19, 2013
We'll ask researcher Jeffrey Sprague how schools in Oregon and around the country are using assessment and screening tools to identify early signs of disruptive behavior.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 16, 2013
Violent video games are often blamed for violence in the real world. How much of an influence do these games have?
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 9, 2013
Several years ago, the state found that Oregon youth age 16-25 were 80 percent less likely to get the mental health care they need compared with other age groups. How have things changed since then?
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 7, 2013
After recent mass shootings, people are answering this question in very different ways.