Category: Portland

DOJ Lists NYC, Portland, Seattle as Anarchist Jurisdictions
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DOJ Lists NYC, Portland, Seattle as Anarchist Jurisdictions

JASON REDMOND/AFP via Getty Images The Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced a list of cities or “jurisdictions” in response to a Presidential Memorandum to review federal funding for cities where ongoing violent protests and riots have destroyed property and even resulted in deaths. The DOJ said on Monday that Seattle, Portland, and New York…

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Portland Mugshots: Several Arrestees, Including Serial Offenders, Released
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Portland Mugshots: Several Arrestees, Including Serial Offenders, Released

Several protesters in Portland have been arrested over the last week following night after night of demonstrations, which saw activists hurling projectiles at officers and disrupting public transportation in the area. Journalist Andy Ngo, who has firsthand experience with Antifa, provided an updated list of arrestees in Portland, many of whom were released without bail…

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Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler Orders Police to Stop Using Tear Gas
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Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler Orders Police to Stop Using Tear Gas

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler (D) on Thursday ordered the Portland Police Bureau to cease using a form of tear gas as riots continue to plague the Democrat-run city. The Oregonian reports: The declaration that officers will no longer unleash CS gas comes after 105 straight days of protests that have seen city and federal officers deploy tear…

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Portland Antifa Pay Homage to Man who Allegedly Shot Trump Supporter
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Portland Antifa Pay Homage to Man who Allegedly Shot Trump Supporter

Rioters in Portland, Oregon, mourned the death of Michael Reinoehl on Thursday night after law enforcement killed the man who allegedly shot Aaron “Jay” Danielson last weekend. Reinoehl, who identified as “100% ANTIFA,” all but admitted shooting and killing Danielson in an interview with Vice on Thursday. “A lot of people don’t understand what ‘Antifa’ represents,…

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Portland Police Association Pres: Other Agencies Won’t Help Us Because ‘They See the Political Dynamics’ in Portland
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Portland Police Association Pres: Other Agencies Won’t Help Us Because ‘They See the Political Dynamics’ in Portland

On Wednesday’s “CNN Newsroom,” Portland Police Association President Daryl Turner stated that sheriffs from neighboring counties have refused to send officers into Portland to help quell the violence in the city due to “the political dynamics in the city of Portland, the elected officials not supporting law enforcement.” Turner said that the refusal by neighboring…

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Portland Rioters Burn Minority-Owned Office in Building with Residents
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Portland Rioters Burn Minority-Owned Office in Building with Residents

Portland rioters late Monday evening set fire to a minority-owned dental office in Mayor Ted Wheeler’s condo building, which allegedly has children living inside, according to videos posted on social media. Rioters broke into the Pearl District Dental office building on the ground floor and started a fire inside, according to a video posted by the…

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NYT: Portland Homicide Victim Had ‘Patriot Prayer’ Hat
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NYT: Portland Homicide Victim Had ‘Patriot Prayer’ Hat

The New York Times reported Saturday night that the victim of a deadly shooting in downtown Portland, Oregon, earlier that evening was wearing a hat associated with “Patriot Prayer,” a right-wing group. According to journalist Andy Ngô, far-left commenters on social media had initially claimed that the victim was black and that the shooter had been…

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Portland Mayor: Let Violence ‘Burn Itself Out’ as Police Detail Riots
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Portland Mayor: Let Violence ‘Burn Itself Out’ as Police Detail Riots

Portland, Oregon, Mayor Ted Wheeler responded almost nonchalantly to NPR when asked about the nightly violent riots in his city that have injured countless police officers, destroyed property, and shuttered businesses. “[The protest] will ultimately burn itself out,” Wheeler told the local public radio station last week. The Free Beacon reported on Wheeler’s stance, which…

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Portland Residents Say Being Near Protests Feels Like ‘Living in a War’
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Portland Residents Say Being Near Protests Feels Like ‘Living in a War’

In the neighborhoods of Portland, where protesters and police have clashed for days with no end in sight, many residents say living near the protests feels similar to “living in a war.” KGW reported that protesters have targeted the Portland Police Association headquarters located on N. Lombard Street. Oftentimes, these protesters have set fires and…

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