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Oregon Bill Would Prohibit Charges For Filming Police

Critics of the bill worry about protecting officers’ privacy and ensuring people can’t surreptitiously record tactical conversations.

CBS Seattle–04/20/2015

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Identity Released Of Man Killed In Mount Hood Explosion

The Mount Hood National Forest, where the blast occurred, said Monday that the Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 24-year-old Jeffrey Roger Williams of Portland. The cause of death was injuries from the blast

CBS Seattle–03/23/2015

Protestors gather outside the White House November 24, 2014 in Washington, DC  after the announcement that the white policeman who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager will not face charges. US President Barack Obama urged calm as violent protests broke out on the streets of Ferguson after a grand jury decided a white policeman will not face charges for killing a black teen.    (AFP PHOTO/Mandel Ngan/Getty Images)

Portland Protesters File Complaints Against Police

At least two dozen activists in Portland have filed complaints against the city’s police as a result of last week’s Ferguson protests and other events



Portland Police Deliver Pizza After Pizza Hut Driver Got Hurt

Police officers often deliver citations, and in urgent circumstances they’ve been known to deliver a baby. Now, here comes pizza.


Police were told there was a chicken — and it was attempting to cross the road. (Getty Images)

No Joke: Chicken Crossing The Road Halts Portland Traffic

Police were told there was a chicken — and it was attempting to cross the road.


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Police Officer Involved In Fight With Teen

Pat Kaley, chief criminal deputy of the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office, says officers responded late Sunday to a fight involving Sgt. Jason Pearce and a 17-year-old boy who had made comments to Pearce’s daughter

CBS Seattle–07/30/2014

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Woman Chains Herself To Barrel Of Concrete, Sits On Tracks In Protest

A woman who chained herself to a barrel of concrete sat on railroad tracks in Portland Monday morning to protest oil trains

CBS Seattle–06/30/2014

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Police Make Arrest In Woman’s Murder Case

Acting on a citizen’s tip, Portland police say they have arrested a man sought in the death of his female tenant.

CBS Seattle–06/13/2014

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DNA Sought To Close 1926 Oregon Missing-Person Case

Marvin A. Clark vanished during a short trip to Portland on Halloween weekend 1926, but the search to find out what happened to him may finally be drawing to a close nearly 90 years later

CBS Seattle–04/30/2014

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Armed Man Runs From Store, Returns For Drugs

A man pointed a gun at police officers before fleeing the scene, then later returned to pick up a prescription

CBS Seattle–04/29/2014