Like many across our nation, we have watched in horror as so many black lives have been brutally taken. The tragic killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor in recent weeks has shaken us all. We are overcome with shame and frustration as we witness yet another generation of brown and black children […]
What Happened to Crime Prevention in Portland?
As we work our way through the Covid pandemic, we have to ask what our city will look like when we return to whatever our new normal will be. The pandemic will sadly leave many in dire straits, which is already resulting in an uptick in criminal activity. In March 2020, as the economic and […]