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Shows tagged as: crime
Mon, Jun 3 2013
Citizens in Josephine County have started a Facebook page to monitor and catch criminals.
Tue, May 28 2013
A 17-year-old high school student arrested last week in Albany is due in court Tuesday afternoon.
Wed, Apr 3 2013
Our Capitol reporter Chris Lehman fills us in on some interesting bills working their way through the legislature at the moment.
Thu, Mar 28 2013
Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at helping military veterans who have been convicted of a crime.
Tue, Mar 26 2013
Crime is on the rise in Medford, Oregon. Some say increases in drug use and drug trafficking are the biggest causes.
Tue, Mar 26 2013
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has been in office almost 90 days. How is he doing so far?
Wed, Feb 27 2013
Mark Potok, a national expert on hate crimes, joins us to discuss the realities of hate in America today.
Tue, Jan 22 2013
What happened at a domestic disturbance call over the holiday weekend that caused 10 law enforcement officers to fire their weapons?
Fri, Dec 14 2012
We'll get an update on the latest news about a mass shooting at an elementry school in Newtown, Connecticut.
Tue, Sep 4 2012
Some jurisdictions in Oregon are trying out a new system to assess offenders' risk of recidivism. How does it work?
Mon, Aug 6 2012
We'll talk with a member of a local Sikh temple about the community's reaction to yesterday's shooting at a temple in Wisconsin.
Tue, Jun 19 2012
Portland Police Bureau is redistributing resources to target gang violence prevention this summer.
Fri, Jun 15 2012
How do crime victims view their offenders' rehabilitation? How do survivors deal with the lasting impacts of a crime?
Tue, Jun 12 2012
The CDC estimates that one in three girls and one in six boys are sexually abused. That means there are a lot of offenders out there. Can they be rehabilitated?
Fri, May 25 2012
Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.
Mon, Apr 9 2012
What's being done to reduce crime in the N Killingsworth neighborhood in Portland?
Thu, Mar 22 2012
How should age affect sentencing when juveniles commit murder?
Mon, Mar 12 2012
Colette Peters started her new job as director of the Oregon Department of Corrections about a month ago. She is the first woman in state history to hold the position.
Thu, Feb 16 2012
The Three Rivers School District in Josephine County has announced plans to use drug dogs in their schools. What do you think of this idea?
Thu, Dec 8 2011
The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program takes college students into maximum-security prison to learn with prisoners. We'll hear from students and past prisoners about the program.
Tue, Oct 18 2011
The Attorney General's office discovered four boxes of evidence that were believed to have been destroyed in the Philip Scott Cannon triple homicide. What happens next?
Mon, Aug 15 2011
In 1999 Kip Kinkel was sentenced to 111 years in prison. Now his attorney is fighting for a transfer from the state prison to the state hospital. Should his case be heard?
Mon, Jul 18 2011
We'll bring you the latest on the case of 14-year-old Yashanee Vaughn. She disappeared four months ago. The search began again on Friday in the Rocky Butte neighborhood of Northeast Portland.
Fri, May 27 2011
Will what's being called a bias attack lead to change?
Tue, May 17 2011
Harun Mustafa wrote music while serving time in prison. What's next for this cellist now that he's been released?
Fri, Apr 15 2011
We'll talk with the mother of missing 14-year-old Yashanee Vaughn, and check in with the police about the status of the investigation.
Mon, Apr 11 2011
As Lincoln City police officer Steven Dodds returns home, the prime suspect in his shooting, David Duhram, is still at large.
Mon, Mar 28 2011
Should the statute of limitations be eliminated for sex crimes against minors?
Wed, Mar 16 2011
Commune child turned murder mystery writer Chelsea Cain on TOL.
Wed, Feb 9 2011
Is there a conflict between protecting victims of stalking and the free speech rights of the accused stalker?
Thu, Jan 6 2011
Why has violent crime gone down in Oregon over the past few years?
Thu, Sep 23 2010
Our election coverage starts to heat up with a conversation about Measure 73.
Thu, Sep 2 2010
What does it mean to families and to law enforcement when a cold case is solved?
Tue, Mar 16 2010
What is life like on Oregon's Death Row?
Wed, Jan 6 2010
What should you do if you suspect someone is being abused?
Tue, Mar 17 2009
What will the Seattle police chief bring to the Office of National Drug Control Policy?
Wed, Dec 10 2008
When should criminals be released on parole?
Fri, Oct 24 2008
What is the best approach to curbing property and drug-related crimes in Oregon?
Tue, Jul 22 2008
Oregon is one of two states that does not require unanimous juries for all criminal offenses. Should it stay that way?
Fri, Jul 18 2008
What questions do you have for people who have spent part of their lives behind bars?
Thu, Jun 26 2008
Should there be a life-after-the-crime for rapists?
Tue, Jun 3 2008
In whose backyard can mentally ill sex offenders go?
Mon, Mar 3 2008
What's the best way to combat gang violence?