News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV

member station

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is not the only department that has been troubled by too many police shootings of suspects. Portland Police Bureau has in recent years faced similar issues with a minority community that was angry that so many of its members, often mentally ill, were being shot. And eventually the US Department of Justice Civil Rights Division reviewed the department's practices and recommended changes.
Dane Claussen, ACLU of NV
Alan Maimon, special correspondent, LVRJ
Maxine Bernstein, police reporter, The Portland Oregonian
Dr. LeRoy Haynes, Chair, Albina Ministerial Alliance

Support comes from

You won’t find a paywall here. Come as often as you like — we’re not counting. You’ve found a like-minded tribe that cherishes what a free press stands for.  If you can spend another couple of minutes making a pledge of as little as $5, you’ll feel like a superhero defending democracy for less than the cost of a month of Netflix.

More Stories

KNPR's State of Nevada
KNPR's State of Nevada