Tagged: Safety

New Signs Provide Real-Time Traffic Info

OPB | July 16, 2014 12:25 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: The Oregon Department of Transportation has rolled out some new digital signs with travel time estimates and speed advisories.

Preventing Drownings In The Northwest

OPB | July 11, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: After several drownings in the Northwest, we'll talk about why they're happening and what can be done to prevent them.

Curry County Sheriff Resigns

OPB | July 08, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll discuss the resignation of Curry County Sheriff John Bishop.

Schools Fail To Comply With Safety Drill Law

OPB | July 01, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: What are the consequences for Oregon schools that are not practicing state mandated safety drills?

Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To Guns

OPB | June 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Should parents be held legally responsible when a minor accesses a parent's gun without permission?

Secretary Of State Releases TriMet Audit

OPB | Jan. 29, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Secretary of State Kate Brown is releasing a top-to-bottom audit of the state's largest transit agency.

Curry County Hosts Public Safety Summit

OPB | Jan. 24, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: Public officials from Oregon's economically struggling timber counties and the state capitol are gathering in Curry County to discuss funding public safety

Lane County Sees Results Of Public Safety Levy

OPB | Jan. 10, 2014 12:50 p.m.

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.

What's Next For Curry County?

OPB | Nov. 18, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Voters in Curry County rejected another public safety levy earlier this month. Is it time to ask the state for help?

Voting On Public Safety Funding

May 13, 2013 12:30 p.m.

Voters around the state will decide on tax measures May 21 that would fund jail beds, law enforcement personnel and other public safety infrastructure. 

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