May 18, 2022

Portland struggles to rehire police after defunding and riots

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Portland Police Bureau is struggling to rehire recently retired police officers after slashing the police budget amid protests following the death of George Floyd. Only 2 retired police officers out of the 81 who were asked to return to the force by Portland Police Chief Chuck […]

Portland school board ends in-person vaccine mandate meeting after angry maskless parents flood room

The Portland Public Schools board cancelled an in-person meeting on a potential vaccine mandate for students after parents in the audience refused to wear face masks. “I will not sit down,” one maskless attendee of the meeting is heard shouting at the board on Tuesday evening, calling the members “cowards.” The meeting was scheduled to […]

Antifa, Proud Boys Clash In Riot At Park Outside Portland

Members of Antifa and the Proud Boys clashed in a riot outside of Portland on Friday.  The incident began with a flag wave event, attended by local community members and individuals associated with the Proud Boys, according to KOIN 6 News. After the arrival of Antifa, this flag wave quickly devolved into violence between the…

Portland protesters arrested after unlawful assembly declared near ICE building

Police in Portland made multiple arrests Wednesday night after a protest near an Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE) building that was declared an unlawful assembly.”Failure to comply with this order may subject you to citation or arrest, and may subject you to the use of tear gas, crowd control agents, and impact munitions,” police said.Around 10 p.m.…

Portland police defend not engaging with clashing protesters as more ‘prudent’

Police in Portland, Ore., Tuesday said officers didn’t engage in violent clashes between rival protesters in downtown last weekend because they didn’t want to escalate tensions.“When you interject yourself as the police into this volatile mix sometimes it has a worse intention or worse outcome than what was happening initially,” Portland Police Chief Chuck Lovell said in…

Portland police declare riot after protesters break windows, enter City Hall

Portland police declared a riot late Tuesday night after protesters broke windows and sprayed graffiti at City Hall in downtown.Some protesters also went inside City Hall, according to KATU-TV in Portland.Officers made several arrests on the ninetieth straight night of racial injustice protests in the Oregon city.Police also declared a riot Monday night when protesters set…

Trump rips Portland rioters: ‘These are really sick, disturbed people’

As yet another night of unrest loomed in Portland, Ore., on Friday, President Trump told reporters the federal government could very easily put a stop to it – if only local leaders would seek help.“We will go in and stop the problems in Portland in 24 hours,” the president said at a news conference in…

Acting DHS Secretary Wolf on Portland: ‘DHS remains in Portland until we can be assured that courthouse is safe and secure’

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf appeared on “Justice with Judge Jeanine” Saturday to discuss the latest in Portland after the Oregon State Police took over guarding the federal courthouse.”What we’ve been asking for is both the city and the state to do their job for over 60 days. And again, what we see is…

“Better Bring Our Own Guns” – Portland Antifa Plotting “Direct Confrontation” At Pro-Trump Rally”

A violent Antifa cell based in Portland, Oregon is planning a “direct confrontation” with participants in a pro-Trump rally next Saturday, according to a call to action on the leftist website “It’s Going Down.” “Rose City Antifa has continued their great work of doxxing the Portland area Proud Boys involved in this violence, and is […]

Lebanon Passenger Flight Bound for Portland, Oregon Contained 2 HELLFIRE MISSILES

“Bomb-sniffing dog discovers 2 Hellfire missiles bound for Portland,” AFP, March 13, 2016 (thanks to Armaros): BELGRADE, Serbia — Serbia’s authorities are investigating reports that a cargo package bound for Portland contained two missiles with explosive warheads on a passenger flight from Lebanon. N1 television said the package with two guided armor-piercing missiles was discovered […]