Tagged: Violence

Albany Student Accused In High School Bomb Plot

May 28, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A 17-year-old high school student arrested last week in Albany is due in court Tuesday afternoon.

Study Finds Gun Laws Correlate With Gun Deaths

March 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A new study in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests the number of gun laws in a state is inversely related to rate of gun deaths.

Arun Gandhi Discusses Nonviolence In A Violent World

Feb. 25, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The grandson of Mahatma Gandhi is in Oregon to talk about the relevance of his grandfather's legacy today.

Why Do We Watch Violent Entertainment?

Jan. 31, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Violent videogames and movies have faced criticism in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook. Why is there a market for that media in the first place?

Are Violent Video Games Related to Violence in Real Life?

Jan. 16, 2013 12:30 p.m.

Violent video games are often blamed for violence in the real world. How much of an influence do these games have?

PPB Ramps Up Gang Enforcement

June 19, 2012 9:35 a.m.

Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.

Soldiers, Veterans, and Abuse

Jan. 23, 2012 9:30 a.m.

According to newly released data, the rate of suicide among veterans has dropped (but risen among active duty soldiers), and the incidents of domestic abuse and child abuse among veterans have increased. We'll find out what's happening.

Explosions and Gunfire in Norway

July 22, 2011 9:45 a.m.

We speak with two Norwegians affected by the attacks in Oslo and Utoya. 

The Reality of Guns

Feb. 01, 2011 9 a.m.

Following a number of stories involving guns we ask: who owns guns, and why?

The Rise in Domestic Violence

Jan. 21, 2011 9 a.m.

We explore what's driving Oregon's domestic violence cases up.

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