OPB | July 13, 2016
We talk to Eddie De La Cruz from Hermiston’s Hispanic Advisory Committee. We'll hear about law enforcement efforts to monitor the effects of marijuana on Oregon drivers. Finally, Olympic track star Alexi Pappas stops by.
OPB | July 01, 2015
Happy Valley has a zero-tolerance policy on use and possession of fireworks within city limits, and has created a "no-questions-asked" firework collection program.
OPB | June 04, 2015
Commissioner Kelley Minty Morris says the county will need to take out a loan to fund the sheriff's office.
OPB | May 26, 2015
Rep. Jennifer Williamson (D-Portland) is sponsoring a bill to require recordings, but prosecutors are opposed.
OPB | May 21, 2015
We talk to Polk County Sheriff Bob Wolfe about what the county's public safety levy — passed this week — will mean for his department and the community.
OPB | May 20, 2015
For the fourth time since 2012, Josephine County voters turned down a measure to increase funding to their sheriff's department.
OPB | May 12, 2015
On May 19, voters will weigh in on school board elections, bond measures, and public safety funding.
OPB | April 15, 2015
Workers warned of a leaky roof at a mill in Prineville years before the roof collapsed last November.
OPB | Dec. 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The university's governing board is scheduled to vote on Thursday on a proposal that would create an armed police force for the PSU campus.
OPB | Sept. 12, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Sept. 02, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll explore the elements and implications of the settlement agreement between the Department of Justice and the Portland Police Bureau.
OPB | July 16, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Oregon Department of Transportation has rolled out some new digital signs with travel time estimates and speed advisories.
OPB | July 11, 2014
FRIDAY: After several drownings in the Northwest, we'll talk about why they're happening and what can be done to prevent them.
OPB | July 08, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll discuss the resignation of Curry County Sheriff John Bishop.
OPB | July 01, 2014
TUESDAY: What are the consequences for Oregon schools that are not practicing state mandated safety drills?
OPB | June 17, 2014
TUESDAY: Should parents be held legally responsible when a minor accesses a parent's gun without permission?
OPB | Jan. 29, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Secretary of State Kate Brown is releasing a top-to-bottom audit of the state's largest transit agency.
OPB | Jan. 24, 2014
FRIDAY: Public officials from Oregon's economically struggling timber counties and the state capitol are gathering in Curry County to discuss funding public safety
OPB | Jan. 10, 2014
FRIDAY: In Lane County, a public safety levy passed in May means more jail beds and fewer early releases, but so far the crime rate has not gone down.