OPB | Dec. 07, 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 | March 03, 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 | Oct. 08, 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | July 10, 2014
THURSDAY: The Multnomah County Comprehensive Gang Assessment compiles data and anecdotal information about gang activity and prevention efforts.
OPB | May 07, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A gang task force spent two years studying community members' perceptions of gang activity in the Southern Oregon county.
OPB | June 19, 2012
Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.
OPB | Jan. 10, 2012
There were six shootings in Portland on Sunday and Monday and another one on Tuesday. What happened?
OPB | 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 | 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 | 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 | June 08, 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 | April 12, 2011
What's being done to combat gang activity in Northwest communities?
OPB | Oct. 22, 2010
How are law enforcement and various agencies doing in their effort to reduce and prevent gang violence?
OPB | April 14, 2010
What does the initial $1.4 million dollar verdict against the Boy Scouts mean for the organization?