33 arrests, 116 traffic stops during public safety initiative missions

Via Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office: On Sunday, June 5, Multnomah County sheriff’s deputies and Gresham Police officers performed a joint traffic enforcement mission to reduce reckless and impaired driving, and locate and recover stolen vehicles. In total, during Sunday night’s mission, deputies and officers made 51 traffic stops. Eight people were arrested and two stolen … Read more

Multnomah County offering ‘Black Transportation Academy’

A federally funded program within Multnomah County’s health department is laser-focused on reducing health disparities between Black and white Portlanders. Among their offerings is a ‘Black Transportation Academy,’ a workshop that aims to get more of the county’s African-American and African immigrant/refugee populations involved in local and regional planning. Instead of asking for feedback once … Read more