Portland Protests
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2 months ago

Portland police shift resources to address rising homicides

Police shift detectives from other divisions to help investigate recent killings
2 months ago
4 months ago

1 dead, 5 injured in shooting at Portland's Normandale Park, police say

A woman was killed and five others were injured on Saturday in a shooting at a park in Portland, Oregon, police said.
4 months ago
1 dead, 5 injured in shooting in Portland park, police say
10 months ago

Family of man killed during Portland protests sues city

The man was fatally shot in Portland after a pro-Trump car rally last year.
10 months ago
10 months ago

Why liberal Portland has become a focal point for the far right

The recent fights between far right groups and counter protesters in Portland are part of a build-up on extremist presence in the state, experts said.
10 months ago
Why liberal Portland has become a focal point for the far right
10 months ago

Protesters clash in Portland after opposing gatherings

Opposing rallies that drew hundreds of people in Portland, Oregon spark clashes.
10 months ago
1 year ago

Entire Portland Police crowd control unit resigns

Members of a specialized Portland police unit that deals with crowd control have resigned en masse a day after a fellow officer was indicted on an assault charge.
1 year ago
Entire Portland Police crowd control unit resigns
1 year ago

Officers resign from Portland, Oregon, protest response unit

Officers who serve on a specialized crowd-control unit in Portland, Oregon, and have responded to the city’s ongoing, often violent protests have resigned en masse after criminal charges were filed against a team member
1 year ago
1 year ago

Reeling from year of constant unrest, Portland mayor hopes to crack down on Antifa

Mayor Ted Wheeler called for the city to “unmask” and “arrest” Antifa members. Two members of Antifa anonymously tell “Nightline” that “most of us are in this work to make our communities safe.”
1 year ago
Reeling from year of constant unrest, Portland mayor hopes to crack down on Antifa
1 year ago

Shooting highlights lack of body cams among Portland police

A video that shows a portion of a recent deadly police shooting in Portland, Oregon, has circulated on social media and evening news broadcasts
1 year ago
1 year ago

Inspector general finds DHS had legal authority to deploy officers in Portland but no comprehensive strategy

The DHS inspector general has put out a report saying DHS had the legal authority to deploy agents and officers to Portland last summer but no comprehensive strategy.
1 year ago
DHS legally deployed officers in Portland but had no comprehensive strategy: IG
1 year ago

Police ask for help identifying Portland, Oregon, rioters

Protesters smashed windows, burglarized businesses and set fires.
1 year ago
1 year ago

As violence surges, some question Portland axing police unit

Portland, Oregon, dissolved a special police unit focused on gun violence.
1 year ago
1 year ago

1 dead after car strikes multiple pedestrians in Portland, Oregon; terrorism not suspected

One person is in critical condition and the suspect was arrested.
1 year ago
1 dead after car strikes multiple pedestrians in Portland, Oregon
2 years ago

Oregon eviction protest fueled by history of gentrification

Protesters in Oregon's largest city have barricaded streets in a neighborhood and set booby traps after Portland police made arrests in a clash over gentrification and the eviction of a Black and Indigenous family from a home
2 years ago
2 years ago

Protesters in Portland target a city commissioner's home, set fire to city hall

Police are still looking for the suspect who lit city hall on fire.
2 years ago
Protesters in Portland target a city commissioner's home, set fire to city hall
2 years ago

Report: Seattle officers used excessive force at protests

An independent agency tasked with investigating Seattle police misconduct has found that three officers used excessive force during this summer's protests
2 years ago
2 years ago

Seattle, Portland, New York sue over Trump's 'anarchy' label

New York, Seattle and Portland — three cities recently labeled “anarchist jurisdictions” by the U.S. Justice Department — are suing to to invalidate the designation and to fight off the Trump administration’s efforts to withhold federal dollars
2 years ago
Seattle, Portland, NY sue over Trump anarchy label
2 years ago

Portland, Oregon, and Oakland, California sue over federal law enforcement presence for protests

Portland, Oregon, and Oakland, California, have sued the Departments of Homeland Security and Justice for their involvement in summer protests.
2 years ago
Cities sue over federal law enforcement presence during protests
2 years ago

Oregon protest fallout dominates close Portland mayor race

In most elections, America wouldn't pay attention to the mayoral race in Portland, Oregon, but this isn't a normal year
2 years ago
2 years ago

Portland protest that took down statues of former presidents declared a riot by police

A demonstration in Portland, Oregon, that broke windows took down statues of former Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln has been declared a riot by police.
2 years ago
Portland police declare demonstration that took down statues a riot
2 years ago

Portland mayor spars with US on deputized police officers

U.S. authorities on Wednesday rejected a request from the mayor of Portland, Oregon, to end the federal deputation of dozens of police officers as part of the response to ongoing protests
2 years ago
2 years ago

Portland protesters clash with police, officers arrest 24

Protesters and Portland police have clashed again in Oregon's largest city and officials say 24 people were arrested
2 years ago
Protesters clash with police in Portland, hurling rocks; 24 arrested
2 years ago

DOJ targets funding to New York, Portland and Seattle as jurisdictions ‘permitting violence'

The Justice Department has singled out three cities for potential cuts to federal funding over what it describes as their leaders "permitting violence."
2 years ago
DOJ targets funding to New York, Portland and Seattle for 'permitting violence'
2 years ago

After wildfire smoke clears, protests resume in Portland

Protesters returned to the streets of Portland after a dayslong pause
2 years ago
After wildfire smoke clears, protests resume in Portland
2 years ago

Feds explored possibly charging Portland officials in unrest

The DOJ wants to explore if officials' actions may have helped spur violence.
2 years ago
2 years ago

DOJ mulled federal charges against Portland city officials over response to unrest

The Justice Department says it researched the possibility of charging city officials in Portland related to their response to violent unrest there this summer.
2 years ago
DOJ researched criminally charging Portland officials over response to unrest
2 years ago

Deaths at protests from Kenosha to Portland, but motive tells different story

Personal disputes and looting linked to some of the deaths.
2 years ago

Deaths at protests from Kenosha to Portland, but motive tells different story
2 years ago

Fallout from weekend of fresh clashes between protesters and police

Jacob Blake spoke out from his hospital bed as anger emerged in the streets of both Portland and Kenosha over the weekend.
2 years ago
Fallout from weekend of fresh clashes between protesters and police
2 years ago

Portland police declare riot on 100th straight night of protests as 'fire bombs' hurled at officers

The 100th consecutive night of protests in Portland quickly escalated into a riot Saturday as people hurled homemade "fire bombs" at officers, police said.
2 years ago
Portland police declare riot on 100th straight night of protests
2 years ago

Tensions rise amid protests in Portland

Protesters clashed with police and gasoline bombs were thrown at some officers on the 100th consecutive night of protests in Portland.
2 years ago
Tensions rise amid protests in Portland
2 years ago

Portland suspect waited in garage before shooting pro-Trump protester: Court documents

Newly unsealed court documents help provide a timeline of the fatal shooting of a pro-Trump protester in Portland late last month.
2 years ago
Portland suspect waited in garage before shooting pro-Trump protester: Documents
2 years ago

Portland's grim reality: 100 days of protests, many violent

The demonstrations that started in late May after the police killing of Floyd.
2 years ago
2 years ago
Suspect sought in connection of Portland shooting killed by authorities
2 years ago

Fear has infiltrated the streets of Portland: Reporter's Notebook

ABC News Correspondent Kayna Whitworth reflects on her experience covering the ongoing protests in Portland, Oregon.
2 years ago
Fear has infiltrated the streets of Portland: Reporter's Notebook
2 years ago

Video surfaces of police punching protester as governor debuts plan to end violence in Portland

Video shows Portland cops punching protester as Gov. Kate Brown debuts plan to end violence; the violence erupted following the fatal shooting of a Trump supporter.
2 years ago
Video shows cops in Portland punch protester
2 years ago

Protest turn violent in Portland

Violence erupts in Portland as BLM and counterprotest groups clash in cities nationwide.
2 years ago
Protest turn violent in Portland
2 years ago

FBI joins investigation after deadly clashes in Portland

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler blasted President Donald Trump after a weekend of violent clashes.
2 years ago
FBI joins investigation after deadly clashes in Portland
2 years ago

After Trump calls him 'a fool,' Portland mayor says support us or stay out of the way

A day after a deadly shooting in downtown Portland, President Donald Trump and Mayor Ted Wheeler were in a war of words, after Trump called the mayor "a fool."
2 years ago
Trump calls him 'a fool'; Portland mayor says support us or stay out of the way
2 years ago

Protests turn deadly in Portland

One person was pronounced dead on scene after gunshots rang out during protests.
2 years ago
Protests turn deadly in Portland
2 years ago

Appeals court temporarily halts protections for journalists, legal observers in Portland

A three-judge panel on Thursday temporarily halted protections for journalists and legal observers covering the unrest In Portland, Oregon.
2 years ago
Court temporarily halts protections for journalists, legal observers in Portland