Portland Police Bureau: The Downtown Livability Project

IMGXYZ1489IMGZYX n Portland, Oregon, the police department was faced with a system that had overcrowded jails, overextended parole and probation officers, and few prosecutions for property crimes. In the downtown area, crime data verified that a small population of offenders was committing an inordinately high percentage of drug offenses and drugrelated property crimes, commonly referred … Continue reading Portland Police Bureau: The Downtown Livability Project