Tagged: Police

Portland Police Chief Mike Reese Announces Retirement

OPB |Oct. 07, 2014 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland Police Chief Mike Reese will retire in early 2015.

Finalists For Portland Compliance Officer Share Proposals in Public Forum

OPB |Sept. 29, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The Portland City Council is weighing three finalists for the job of compliance officer — the person responsible for making sure Portland Police follow the reforms outlined in the Department of Justice settlement.

Portland Police Chief and Union Leader Talk About Body Cameras

OPB |Sept. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll talk with Portland police chief Mike Reese and union president Daryl Turner about the issues that arise when considering whether to require body cameras for officers.

Reacting To The Portland Portland Police Bureau Settlement

OPB |Sept. 02, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll explore the elements and implications of the settlement agreement between the Department of Justice and the Portland Police Bureau.

Reporter Update From Ferguson

OPB |Aug. 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Associated Press reporter Nigel Duara gives us an update on the events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Portland's Public Alert System Falters During Emergency

OPB |April 21, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: Portland's public alert system recently failed to notify residents of a dangerous situation.

Are Hip-Hop Shows Targeted By Portland Police?

OPB |March 04, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland MCs say police arbitrarily harass people who attend hip-hop shows, but PPB says they are concerned about large crowds of all kinds.

When Should You Not Call 911?

OPB |Jan. 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The 911 service provider in Washington County is publishing the most ridiculous calls of the week in an effort to educate people about when not to call 911.

Woodburn Officers Allege Misconduct And Retaliation

OPB |Jan. 21, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Police officers in Woodburn are suing the city, claiming the police department systematically ignores misconduct and retaliates against whistleblowers.

The ACLU Wants More Restrictions On License Plate Data

OPB |Dec. 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The ACLU of Oregon wants to create a state standard for how law enforcement uses the data gathered from automatic license plate readers on police cars.

What It Means To Be A Reserve Officer

OPB |Nov. 06, 2013 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Reserve police officers are volunteers who get virtually the same training as paid police officers. As we learned this week, they also face many of the same dangers.

How Police Officers Talk A Would-Be Jumper Down

OPB |Nov. 04, 2013 12:40 p.m.

MONDAY: What's it like to try to talk would-be jumpers out of taking their own lives, as Portland Police officers did recently on the Vista and Fremont bridges?

Oregon Vehicle Search Protections Shrink

July 30, 2013 12:45 p.m.

A case decided this week expands the ability for law enforcement to search vehicles without a warrant.

McMinnville Officers Sued For Alleged Brutality

May 31, 2013 12:50 p.m.

We'll get the latest on a police brutality lawsuit in McMinnville.

News Roundtable: May 24, 2013

May 24, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week.

Lowering the Legal Limit for DUIIs

May 22, 2013 12:25 p.m.

The National Transportation and Safety Board has made recommendations for states to lower driver's acceptable blood alcohol content to 0.05 percent.

Improving Interactions Between Police And Minorities

April 10, 2013 12:45 p.m.

A bill in the legislature aims to gather data on the relationship between police and minority communities.

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?

Update on Recent Portland Police Shootings

March 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll get the latest on Monday's officer-involved shooting as well as a grand jury's decision on another shooting in February.

Mayor Weighs In On Recent Shooting

Feb. 21, 2013 12:45 p.m.

An officer-involved fatal shooting Sunday night was the first one since Portland Mayor Charlie Hales took office.

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