OPB | Sept. 13, 2017
Dontae Blake, a former gang member and program director for Unify Portland’s Living Free gang outreach program, said Portland's gang list adversely impacted people throughout the community.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 12, 2017
We speak to Joey Gibson of Patriot Prayer about the motivation behind the group's rallies. The Portland Police will soon stop labeling people as gang members. Also, we talk business news with Suzanne Stevens.
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: March 3, 2015
TUESDAY: A 29-year-old man was shot and killed in Portland yesterday. It's the latest shooting in a season that has already seen an unusually high number of violent incidents.
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: June 19, 2012
Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 10, 2012
There were six shootings in Portland on Sunday and Monday and another one on Tuesday. What happened?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 28, 2011
In November Portland lost a true community leader: Rob Ingram. He died at 38 of a heart attack. Soon after his passing we talked to some people whose lives he changed.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 30, 2011
On Sunday, Rob Ingram, President of the Urban League of Portland Young Professionals and Director of Portland's Office of Youth Violence Prevention, died of a heart attack at 38. We speak to those whose lives he changed.
OPB | Broadcast: July 29, 2011
A report went public this month that named the gang affiliations connected with suspected gang-related violence. This broke standard operating procedure. Was it helpful to the public, police and gang outreach efforts?
OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2011
Since last Friday there have been four three suspected gang-related shootings in Portland. What's happening? And how are you reacting to the violence?
OPB | Broadcast: April 12, 2011
What's being done to combat gang activity in Northwest communities?