Bomb Scare Over at OHSU

Posted by Christina Kemp on April 20, 2014
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Portland, Ore. — Access to OHSU has reopened after Portland Police determined that a suspicious device was not explosive.

Police responded to the university hospital around 10:45 a.m. after reports came in of a person carrying a pipe bomb. Certain areas of the hospital were closed. Trimet and ambulances were diverted.

The person believed to have brought the device into the hospital has …

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Gunman Involved In Officer Shooting Booked in Jail

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on April 19, 2014
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Portland, Ore.– He’s out of the hospital and now behind bars. 20-year-old Paul Ropp was booked today into the Multnomah County Jail.

Earlier in the week Ropp and two other men were involved in a crime spree which ended in a shoot out with police. The gunfire injured Officer Jeff Dorn and killed his K-9 partner Mick. Ropp is the suspected gunman. …

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Tigard Mother Gets Life in Prison For Sons Death

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on April 19, 2014
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HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) – A 25-year-old Oregon woman convicted of murder in the death of her 4-year-old son has been sentenced to life in prison. Jessica Dutro will serve 25 years before she gets her first chance at parole.

Her boyfriend, Brian Canady, was sentenced Friday to 12 years after his guilty pleas to assault and manslaughter.

The Oregonian reports that little …

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Portland Police K-9 Trainer Commends His Team Through Tears

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on April 18, 2014
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PORTLAND — Mick the German Shepherd police dog who died in the line of duty Wednesday is the first K-9 to die as part of the Portland Police Bureau since 1987.  Friday, lead trainer Shawn Gore briefed reporters on K-9 training and the impact of the shooting of officer Jeff Dorn and his partner.

Officer Gore choked up when tried to …

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Did This Man Sexually Abuse Children At His Ex-Church?

Posted by Steve Leader on April 18, 2014
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Albany police don’t yet know if Stanley Brittain, 39, had any illegal sexual contact with children at  Saint Anne Orthodox church in Corvallis where, until last week, he served as a priest known as Father Isadore.

According to Albany Police captain Eric Carter, a tip involving Brittain was received earlier this week from the Oregon Department of Justice Internet Crimes Against …

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