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Shows tagged as: public safety
Mon, May 13 2013
Voters around the state will decide on tax measures May 21 that would fund jail beds, law enforcement personnel and other public safety infrastructure.
Wed, Mar 6 2013
The co-chairs of the Ways & Means committee released their budget plan earlier this week. We'll dig into what it means for the session and the state.
Wed, Feb 6 2013
Baruti Artharee will be Mayor Charlie Hales's liaison to the Portland Police Bureau and other public safety organizations.
Tue, Dec 18 2012
We'll talk with two members of Oregon's Commission on Public Safety about their new recommendations for the state's corrections system.
Mon, Sep 17 2012
We'll speak with Evan Gibson, who helped rescue eight children from drowning over the weekend.
Tue, Apr 3 2012
Should Portland ban replica guns in public spaces, in light of police shootings that involved people in possession of such guns?
Fri, Dec 9 2011
In the aftermath of another shooting on the campus of Virginia Tech, we'll revisit issues of public safety and ask are we doing enough to protect students on campus?
Fri, May 27 2011
We'll take a look at bills lawmakers in Salem are considering that would change who goes into the Oregon State Hospital and how those that are there get out.