PSU and Portland Police Join Forces to Create Crime Data Map

Posted by Brett Reckamp on April 29, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore – Portland State University and the Portland Police Bureau have come together to create a detailed crime map for the city that covers the years 1995 – 2013.

PSU Criminology Professor Dr. Kris Henning and 7 of his grad students spent a lot of time putting the whole thing together.  It provides detailed and accurate stats showing exactly what crimes went …

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Fort Hood Gunman Had Argument With Other Soldiers

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on April 4, 2014
Ivan Lopez

 

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The Fort Hood soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself had an argument with colleagues in his unit before opening fire, and investigators believe his mental condition was not the “direct precipitating factor” in the shooting, authorities said Friday.

The base’s commander, Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, offered those details a day after …

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Teens Arrested In Deadly Keizer Shooting

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 6, 2014
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KEIZER, Ore. — Two 17-year-old’s are accused of shooting the parents of one of the boys at their home, killing his mother and wounding his dad before taking off.

An alarm sent officers to the house on Ventura Loop North late Wednesday night where they found 44-year-old Michelle Pearson dead and her husband, 57-year-old Wilfred “Bill” Pearson wounded in need of …

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Verdict in Florida Again Raises Self-Defense Issue

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 16, 2014
Michael Dunn, gestures on the stand in his own defense during his trial in Jacksonville, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Dunn is charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old Jordan Davis after an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville, Fla. convenient story in 2012.(The Florida Times-Union, Bob Mack, Pool)

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A verdict in the city of Jacksonville is again raising the issue of self-defense and race in Florida, just seven months after George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting of a black teenager, Trayvon Martin.

Michael Dunn, a 47-year-old software developer, could face 60 years in prison following his conviction Saturday on multiple counts of attempted murder …

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Father Punches Man Who Exposed Himself

Posted by Cort Johnson on February 12, 2014
Courtesy: KGW

GRESHAM — Police say a man walking his two daughters to a school bus stop on Tuesday confronted a man who as masturbating in his car nearby.

Authorities say the stranger was parked near Northeast 18th Court, when Jeremy Clouse approached the man and punched him several times.

“Nobody needs this in their neighborhood, whether it’s a good neighborhood or a bad …

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