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What Goes Into Planning An Active Shooter Drill?

OPB | May 06, 2015

How do school and law enforcement officials prepare for the worst without traumatizing students and staff?

Oregon Children's Theatre's 'Columbinus'

OPB | April 09, 2015

The Oregon Children's Theatre is putting on "columbinus," a production that explores the 1999 Columbine shootings.

Fatal Shooting In N Portland Continues Violent Winter

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.

New Report Recommends Changes At Portland Police Bureau

OPB | Dec. 04, 2014

THURSDAY: Outside consultants have once again issued a report with recommendations for Portland Police.

Portlanders React To Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

OPB | Nov. 25, 2014

TUESDAY: A small group of protesters gathered Monday night in Portland after learning a grand jury did not indict the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

Reporter Update From Ferguson

OPB | Aug. 18, 2014

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

Schools Fail To Comply With Safety Drill Law

OPB | July 01, 2014

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

News Roundtable: June 20, 2014

OPB | June 20, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To Guns

OPB | June 17, 2014

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

Analyzing Media Coverage Of School Shootings

OPB | June 13, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll talk to Al Tompkins with the Poynter Institute about the issues reporters and editors face when covering school shootings.

News Roundtable: June 13, 2014

OPB | June 13, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

What We Know So Far About The Reynolds High Shooting

OPB | June 11, 2014

WEDNESDAY: A gunman opened fire at Reynolds High School on Tuesday morning. Fourteen-year-old Emilio Hoffman was killed.

Reactions To Reynolds High School Shooting

OPB | June 10, 2014

TUESDAY: We will get updates on this morning's shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon.

Update On The Shooting At Seattle Pacific University

OPB | June 06, 2014

FRIDAY: A gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University on Thursday. We'll hear how the campus is responding.

News Roundtable: December 13, 2013

OPB | Dec. 13, 2013

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Revisiting the Clackamas Town Center Shooting One Year Later

OPB | Dec. 11, 2013

WEDNESDAY: It's been a year since a gunman opened fire at the Clackamas Town Center mall, killing two people before shooting himself.

Marking The Six-Month Anniversary Of The Clackamas Town Center Shooting

OPB | June 11, 2013

Today marks the six-month anniversary of the shootings at the Clackamas Town Center mall.

Sheriff Releases Report On Clackamas Town Center Shooting

OPB | May 02, 2013

The Clackamas County Sheriff has released a report on what happened before, during, and after the Clackamas Town Center shooting this past December.

Kip Kinkel's Defense Appeals Sentence

OPB | April 30, 2013

The defense attorney of convicted school shooter, Kip Kinkel, is requesting a new sentencing hearing.

Update on Recent Portland Police Shootings

OPB | March 07, 2013

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