No Collar Cameras For Portland Cops For Now

Posted by Steve Leader on April 21, 2014
collar camera

Some police chiefs believe officers would draw fewer complaints from the public if cops were outfitted with tiny video cameras worn on their collars or sunglasses.

A police officer in Fort Worth, Texas says, “these cameras are the future of policing.” Corporal Tracy Knight adds, “these cameras allow us an accurate and irrefutable account of police encounters.”

The police chief in Bremerton, …

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Aloha Garden Club Plant Sale, Timber Pro UV, Harry Olson’s Favorite Tomatoes, Robin Rosetta Discusses Lace Bug Problem

Posted by dshurtliff on April 19, 2014

Written by Mike Darcy

My guest at 9:15 is Carolyn Guinther. Carolyn has been very active in the Aloha
Garden Club and their annual sale is Saturday, April 26, from 9am-2pm at Aloha
Huber Park Elementary School, SW 173 & Farmington. This has been one of the
better garden club sales with both varieties of plants and prices.

The 9:30 guest, Shari Steber is from …

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

Posted by Steve Leader on April 18, 2014

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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Judge’s Ruling No Problem For Sheriff: Loss Of Jail Is

Posted by Steve Leader on April 17, 2014

Columbia county sheriff Jeff Dickerson says the jail in Saint Helens is in compliance with a federal judge’s recent ruling that counties cannot hold people suspected of being in the country illegally without probable cause. (ICE holds)

Today’s jail roster shows the majority of inmates in Columbia county are on U.S. Marshall’s holds, which keep them locked-up pending federal trials.  Those holds …

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Clark County Sheriff: Not Yet

Posted by Steve Leader on April 14, 2014

Garry Lucas isn’t ready to announce if he’ll run for a seventh term this year. In an email today to FM News 101 the sheriff, first elected in 1990, says “I will make an announcement at some point, but not now, thank you.”

At least four other people who’ve expressed interest in running for Clark county sheriff are likely eager to …

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