Police

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. 

‘Shoot Them in the Leg’

Experts question the practicality of Biden’s guidance for cops facing imminent and violent assault

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden repeated his controversial contention Thursday that police should try to shoot dangerous suspects in the leg as a form of de-escalation.