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Portland Police and the Mentally Ill

Written by Mike Turner on April 28, 2014
Portland's finest

Portland Police release a report showing progress in reforms that cut down on the use of force against people with mental illness.

The report was released at the same time a federal judge recommended open court hearings to review the progress reports on the agreement between the city and the US Department of Justice.

Police says use of force incidents have been cut in half over the last five years.

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