Seattle Mayor Won’t Seek Reelection

Decision comes after summer of civil unrest

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan (D.) will not seek reelection next year, she announced Monday. Durkan said she made the decision to focus on fighting the coronavirus pandemic instead of campaigning.

Shootings Spiked Near Epicenter of Portland Protests

Shooting incidents near Portland's East Precinct, where rioters gathered this summer, increased drastically

Gun violence near the epicenter of anti-police protests in Portland doubled this year, newly updated Portland Police Bureau data show.