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51 Bloody Trail Leads To One Person Injured in Northwest Portland
Thursday November 29, 2018, 5:44 AM
On Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at 8:42 p.m., Central Precinct officers responded to the report of shots fired in the area of the 300 block of Northwest 20th Avenue.

Officers arrived in the area and spoke to witnesses who reported hearing several gunshots in the area. Officers conducted an ... [More]    

52 Oregon State Trooper Shot 12 Times Files $30M Lawsuit
Wednesday November 28, 2018, 5:45 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — An Oregon State Police trooper is suing Washington County's 911 Center over what they say was mishandling of a call that ended with him shot 12 times.

Nic Cederberg and Hayley Shelton filed the federal lawsuit in Portland Monday.

Cederberg's lawsuit claims Washingt ... [More]    

53 Man Arrested for Financing Homes Used to Grow marijuana
Wednesday November 28, 2018, 5:43 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — A man was sentenced to a year and a half in federal prison for hiding pot growth in specially constructed homes.

65-year-old Yim Sun Chan pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy to manufacture pot. He was sentenced Tuesday.

Chan paid cash for the homes and had accompli ... [More]    

54 Fossil fuel consumption has damaged Oregon's marine waters
Wednesday November 28, 2018, 5:39 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — An environmental group is suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, alleging that fossil fuel consumption has damaged Oregon's marine waters by causing ocean acidification that's killing off shellfish.

A lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Portland by t ... [More]    

55 Pharmacist accused of placing hidden cameras to record naked females
Wednesday November 28, 2018, 5:38 AM
Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill announced a 71-count indictment was unsealed after 34-year-old Johnny Tuck Chee Chan appeared in Multnomah County Circuit Court.

Chan was arrested on November 26, 2018 by members of the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force in the ... [More]    

56 Fatal vehicle crash on Hwy 101 In Coos County
Wednesday November 28, 2018, 5:35 AM
On Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at approximately 1:00 P.M. Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Hwy 101 near milepost 229.

Preliminary investigation shows that a Honda Accord, operated by Ashley Ridenour (31) of Reedsport, was traveling southbound on ... [More]    

57 Head on crash Hwy 199 In Josephine County
Monday November 26, 2018, 6:30 AM
Head on crash Hwy 199 In Josephine County
On Friday, November 23, 2018 at approximately 7:20 pm, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on Hwy199 near milepost 22 near Selma, OR.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a white 2005 Toyota Corolla, operated by Briana Varela ... [More]    

58 Man Flees from Police in a Stolen car
Monday November 26, 2018, 6:26 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, November 24, 2018, at 10:58 p.m., officers assigned to the Portland Police Bureau Tactical Operation Division's Gang Enforcement Team observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Southeast Division Street near Southeast 139th Avenue.

Officers obser ... [More]    

59 Arrest After Suspect Fires Gun During Domestic Violence Investigation
Monday November 26, 2018, 6:25 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Sunday, November 25, 2018, at 5:03 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to a residence in the 5000 block of Southeast 118th Avenue on the report of a domestic violence assault.

When officers arrived on scene, they contacted the victim of the domestic violence assault ... [More]    

60 Oregon collecting more marijuana tax money than expected
Friday November 23, 2018, 9:26 AM
Oregon collecting more marijuana tax money than expected
SALEM — Oregonians are buying more legal pot than expected.

That means they are also poised to pay more taxes on it — about $12.5 million more in the current budget than state economists projected several months ago.

The average price of a gram of cannabis on the retail market has dr ... [More]    

61 Portland Police Officers on Leave After Man Dies at Hospital
Friday November 23, 2018, 9:23 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — A man restrained by Portland police died at a hospital. The officers are on paid leave while an investigation takes place.

The incident started Thursday night with reports of a person yelling and running in the streets.

When Portland State University officers found ... [More]    

62 Passenger dies in single vehicle crash on icy roads - Klamath County
Friday November 23, 2018, 9:21 AM
Oregon State Police report that on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at approximately 10:37pm, State Troopers responded to Hwy 140W for a single vehicle rollover crash.

Investigation reveals that a 2006 Ford F250, operated by Andres Mares (19) of Klamath Falls, was traveling east on Hwy 140W when ... [More]    

63 Death Investigation After Subject Transported to Area Hospital
Friday November 23, 2018, 9:20 AM
On Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 8:19 p.m., Central Precinct Officers and Portland State University Police Department Officers responded to perform a welfare check near Southwest 6th Avenue and Southwest Mill Street on multiple reports of a subject yelling and running in the streets.

Port ... [More]    

64 First-ever Oregon dinosaur bone found by scientists
Monday November 19, 2018, 4:01 AM
First-ever Oregon dinosaur bone found by scientists
University of Oregon scientists have found the first confirmed dinosaur bone in Oregon, Fox 12 Oregon reports.

The toe bone belonged to a plant-eating, bipedal dinosaur known as an ornithopod and is estimated to date back 103 million years to a geological period that also gave rise to Tyrann ... [More]    

65 Woman Arrested In Saturday Night Robbery, Carjacking
Monday November 19, 2018, 3:54 AM
Woman Arrested In Saturday Night Robbery, Carjacking
PORTLAND, Oregon - 39-year-old Shirene Nicole Singh was arrested and taken to the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of Robbery in the First Degree. On Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 8:42 p.m., officers assigned to North Precinct and the Tactical Operation Division's Gang Enforcement Team responded ... [More]    
66 Stabbing in Portland's Eliot Neighborhood
Monday November 19, 2018, 3:42 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Sunday, November 18, 2018, at 2:07 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to Northeast 2nd Avenue and Northeast Schuyler Street on the report that of a person suffering a stab wound was at a nearby business.

Officers and emergency medical personnel arrived and locate ... [More]    

67 Portland police report weapons at demonstrations
Sunday November 18, 2018, 5:20 AM
Portland police report weapons at demonstrations
A small protest called #HimToo organized by the far-right group Patriot Prayer was met by hundreds of counter-protesters in Portland on Saturday, CBS Portland affiliate KOIN reports. The protests were meant to be peaceful, but clashes began as the groups started to disperse.

Portland police ... [More]    

68 Mayor Ted Wheeler says he can't wait until his term as mayor is over
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:56 AM
Mayor Ted Wheeler says  he can't wait until his term as mayor is over
On Thursday, after finishing a speech at the Oregon Health Forum in which he was heckled, Wheeler mumbled, “I can’t wait for the next 24 months to be over,” indicating he may not seek re-election.

"If you know me, you know I mutter quite a bit,” Wheeler said in a statement issued later in th ... [More]    

69 Oregon Welfare Workers Allowed Boy In Dangerous Home
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:49 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon — A man pled guilty to repeatedly injuring his 7-year-old son after state child welfare workers placed the boy in his custody despite his lengthy history of domestic violence and an order barring him from seeing his two younger sons.

The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Robert L ... [More]    

70 Massive Bird Death in Hillsboro
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:46 AM
HILLSBORO, Oregon — Oregon authorities are looking into a mass bird death in the Hillsboro area.

A red-tailed hawk, bald eagle, and many red-winged blackbirds and European starlings were found dead in a field in Hillsboro a few days ago.

A few birds have been taken to a U.S. Fish an ... [More]    

71 Six People Arrested in Portland Demonstration
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:43 AM
Six People Arrested in Portland Demonstration
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, November 17, 2018, during protest events near Terry Schrunk Plaza and Chapman Square Park, six people were arrested.

The General Services Administration, the federal agency responsible for Terry Schrunk Plaza, approved a permit for a group to use the plaza to ... [More]    

72 Stabbing Investigation in Portland's Old Town/Chinatown
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:40 AM
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 5:27 p.m., Central Precinct and Transit Division officers responded to the report of a stabbing near Northwest 6th Avenue and Northwest Irving Street.

Officers and emergency medical personnel arrived and located an adult male with an inj ... [More]    

73 25-year-old Dead in Head-on Crash, Five Others Injured
Sunday November 18, 2018, 4:39 AM
CORNELIUS, Oregon - On Saturday, November 17, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies serving the City of Cornelius responded to a head-on crash at Tualatin Valley Highway and NW 341 Avenue.

Deputies found a 2015 Dodge Challenger Hellcat had been driving west on Tuala ... [More]    

74 Hate Crime On The Rise In Oregon, But Possibly More Than Data Show
Thursday November 15, 2018, 4:58 PM
Every year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation releases national hate crime statistics.

According to that data, hate crimes in Oregon are up by 40 percent from 2016 to 2017.

But there are limits to the data.

Of the 214 Oregon agencies that participate in the FBI’s hate crime ... [More]    

75 Tigard Homeowner Confronts and Shoots Intruder
Thursday November 15, 2018, 11:58 AM
TIGARD, Oregon - Just after 7:15 AM today, a 9-1-1 call alerted Tigard Police that an intruder was attempting entry into a residence located at 11075 SW Sage Terrace in Tigard. The caller advised the police dispatcher that he confronted the suspect and a gun was discharged. Tigard Police were on-sce ... [More]