An activist with Don't Shoot PDX stands downtown after a grand jury declined to charge a police officer in the shooting death of Quanice Hayes.

An activist with Don’t Shoot PDX stands downtown after a grand jury declined to charge a police officer in the shooting death of Quanice Hayes.

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  • Two years after a Portland police officer shot and killed 17-year-old Quanice Hayes, his grandmother, Donna Hayes, has become a regular attendant of Portland City Hall meetings and an advocate for police reform. We talk with Donna Hayes about how her grandson’s death has spurred her activism.

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