• A former staffer for the conspiracy theory website Infowars is organizing a gathering in Portland this Saturday, along with members of the Proud Boys, a far-right group that attracts white supremacists and has engaged in violence. OPB reporter Amelia Templeton brings us the details.

 

  

 

  

  • Community oversight is a required part of the Portland Police Bureau’s settlement agreement with the federal government. That community oversight has taken several forms over the years. Currently, it’s led by the 13-member Portland Committee on Community-Engaged Policing, or PCCEP. Andrew Kalloch and Lakayana Drury explain what PCCEP does, and how they hope to improve relations between the police and the public.

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