OPB | July 16, 2015
Prosecutors and police worry that social media use may actually be accentuating gang related violence in Portland.
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.
OPB | Nov. 06, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll talk with members of the University of Oregon Senate Task Force to Address Sexual Assault and Survivor Support about how the university is moving forward.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Oct. 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY: County plans to demolish a building used by a domestic violence shelter to make way for a new courthouse have lead to a lawsuit and community outcry.
OPB | Oct. 08, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn about an inter-agency effort to prevent gang violence in Multnomah County: the Gang Impacted Family Team (GIFT) program.
OPB | Aug. 25, 2014
We continue our occasional series highlighting different responses to gang violence in Oregon with a look at a boxing program in Medford, part of a larger approach called Keep Encouraging Youth (KEY).
OPB | July 22, 2014
TUESDAY: We start our occasional series profiling different responses to gang violence around the state with a look at a faith-based mentorship program called 11:45.
OPB | July 14, 2014
MONDAY: Two members of Portland's Gang Violence Task Force discuss how officers are responding to the recent spate of gang-related shootings and their broader approach to combat youth violence.
OPB | July 10, 2014
THURSDAY: The Multnomah County Comprehensive Gang Assessment compiles data and anecdotal information about gang activity and prevention efforts.
OPB | June 16, 2014
MONDAY: One of the first responders for Mercy Corps recently returned from Iraq and joins us to talk about what things look like there.
OPB | May 16, 2014
FRIDAY: An OSU men's program hopes to promotes healthy, responsible masculine identities, and educate men about sexual violence.
OPB | May 28, 2013
A 17-year-old high school student arrested last week in Albany is due in court Tuesday afternoon.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2013
The grandson of Mahatma Gandhi is in Oregon to talk about the relevance of his grandfather's legacy today.
OPB | Jan. 31, 2013
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?
OPB | Jan. 16, 2013
Violent video games are often blamed for violence in the real world. How much of an influence do these games have?
OPB | June 19, 2012
Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.
OPB | Jan. 23, 2012
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.