Maxine Bernstein | The Oregonian/OregonLive. A preemptive move by police Friday night to surround a downtown Portland park where protesters had planned to gather turned into talks among some demonstrators and officers. “A cut of $18 million would be devastating.”. He has been listed in the 2012 Guinness World Records as the world's highest-paid actor, with earnings of US$75 million. The city budget office presented the City Council with budget options this fall and recommended a combination of these: -- Take a wait-and-see approach toward protest trends and costs and direct the police to absorb the expenses using different strategies. That meant a total reduction of $27 million from the bureau’s spending request for the current fiscal year and the elimination of 84 officer positions. Real-time updates and all local stories you want right in the palm of your hand. Overtime is by far the biggest police cost associated with the protests. Portland cut $15 million from the police budget in mid-June, that was substantially less than the $50 million activists had been demanding. However, he describes himself as a libertarian and paleoconservative individual. The Portland Police Bureau is dedicated to protecting and serving the people of Portland. The Portland Police Bureau (PPB) spent $7,517,276 responding to the first two months of Portland's racial justice protests. Since 2019, he has been the Chair of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Email at mbernstein@oregonian.com; 503-221-8212. Here's how we got to last night's vote to reject further cuts. Brown’s order... PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Oregon Health Authority added 770 new confirmed/presumptive cases of the coronavirus Friday, bringing the state’s total to 48,608. Graham worked as a lawyer in private practice before serving one term in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1993 to 1995. Lindsey Olin Graham (born July 9, 1955) is an American politician, who serves as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, a seat he has held since 2003. During the first two weeks of demonstrations, police supervisors canceled days off and had nearly all sworn members working every day, generating substantial overtime. He is considered by others as conservative, right-wing, alt-right, and far-right. Shifley highlighted the situation as “concerning,” given that the projections are based on the bureau’s payroll even as dozens of officers retired in August and 41 officer positions remained vacant as of mid-September.

That overtime spending is expected to reach over $5 million by next June 30, compared to average annual overtime costs for shift back-filling of $3.9 million over the last three years. Under the new restrictions, only 50 people are allowed in all indoor public spaces, including bowling... PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Local leaders chastised demonstrators who again targeted Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan’s house on Thursday night, breaking a window and splattering the exterior with paint.

As a young man, Tapper had never thought of becoming a journalist and wanted to be a cartoonist or a filmmaker instead. He operates the conspiracy theory website ‘infowars.com,’ which reportedly attracts around 10 million visitors every month. Graham ran his first and only presidential campaign between June and December 2015, dropping out before the 2016 Republican primaries began. The bureau is aware of the need to “course-correct in the near term” and is considering reducing by $2 million annual payments to replace cars and equipment. That’s partially because protests have slowed down, particularly when heavy smoke poured into Portland from wildfires after Labor Day.

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He currently hosts the ‘CNN’ show ‘The Lead with Jake Tapper’ and is the chief Washington correspondent for ‘CNN.’ He is also a cartoonist and an author who has published several books, both fiction and non-fiction. It was during the Trump presidency that his popularity soared. Police paid more than $6 million for overtime from May 29 through September to cover the demonstrations. City councilors in Oregon's largest city have delayed a vote on an additional $18 million in cuts to the Portland police budget until after next week's presidential election amid a heated mayoral race and mounting tension over the police handling of near-nightly protests. Here’s what you can and can’t do in Phase 1. Ryan, who was among those on the City Council who voted against cutting $18 million from the Portland Police Bureau budget... PORTLAND, Ore — At least one Portland organization has had to put services on hold following the destruction in Wednesday night's declared riot in downtown Portland. He is regarded as one of the world's biggest film stars. Depp rose to prominence on the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. Europeans split on lockdown essentials, Increasingly normal: Guns seen outside vote-counting centers, Without Ginsburg, high court support for health law in doubt, AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s errant assault on election integrity, Ex-northwest Indiana mayor faces retrial on bribery charge, Gaming the System: Poor and in ICE detention. Police have so far spent $1.4 million in overtime this fiscal year to fill patrol shifts. Hardesty said votes against the budget cuts meant that the “status quo” would continue. He was awarded a Bronze Star Medal for meritorious service in 2014. A group of roughly 60 people marched from Arbor Lodge Park to the commissioner’s home... PORTLAND, Ore — An unlawful assembly was declared Thursday night in North Portland after demonstrators broke a window and threw burning flares and paint-filled balloons at the home of Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan. At a recent public meeting discussing the fall budget review, Mayor Ted Wheeler said, “I don’t think this is the year you’re going to see any additional resources going into the Police Bureau budget.”. We will make changes. He previously served as the U.S. representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district from 2013 to 2020. Jake Tapper, or Jacob Paul Tapper, is a widely respected American political journalist who is well-known for his hard-hitting interviews and news reports. Here's how we got to last night's vote to reject further cuts. The last time was for an anti-Vietnam War protest in 1970 during the... GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) - A Portland gym owner says he is frustrated following the governor's announcement on Friday of a two-week pause on social gatherings and increased restrictions for businesses like gyms and museums. Portland schools will not return to in-person learning until positive coronavirus rates fall below 5%, Brown says. His reversal caught both parties by surprise and sparked much media attention. In Jones’s view, the 9/11 attacks, the ‘Boston Marathon’ massacre, the Oklahoma City bombing, and the shooting at the ‘Sandy Hook Elementary School’ in Connecticut were all organized (or were not prevented) by some shadowy groups within the US government. An arson investigation also is... PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The home of Portland City Commissioner Dan Ryan was damaged by a group, resulting in an unlawful assembly being declared in North Portland, and an arson investigation is underway after a burning item was thrown or set near an entryway door of Portland City Hall Thursday night, according to authorities. The bureau started assigning more officers on straight time to cover the protests. Here’s the job scene now. “The potential for staff layoffs, absent additional resources or expense reductions, is apparent if current protest and demonstration coverage costs continue apace or increase in the coming months,” the analyst wrote. Ryan appeared on KGW's "Straight Talk" shortly after he returned home to see the mess. On November 12, 2014, at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Roker attempted to beat the unofficial world record for an uninterrupted live weather report of 33 hours held by Norwegian weather broadcaster Eli Kari Gjengedal. He was considered one of Trump's closest allies in Congress before his appointment as Chief of Staff. Chief Chuck Lovell said at a news conference Thursday that the cuts might lead to more than 100 layoffs. City lawmakers cut nearly $16 million from the nearly $230 million police budget in June, eliminating funding for transit police, school resource officers and a gun violence reduction team. The proposal for additional cuts was advanced by Hardesty. We will continue to do so during this public health emergency.

Alexander Emric (or Emerick) Jones, better known as Alex Jones, is a leading American conspiracy theorist. The Today Plaza was officially named the "Rokerfeller Plaza" in his honor. On Friday, the state also recorded another high daily count, as well. Commissioners Jo Ann Hardesty and Chloe Eudaly agreed, saying they’re leaning to having the Police Bureau find money to cover their overtime costs in their existing budget. Other windows were shattered and still gone at stores like the women-owned and operated Wildfang. Kate Brown again extended an executive order that put Oregon State Police and the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office in command of any police response to protests in Portland, officials announced Friday. Beginning his career as a press secretary and public relations person, Tapper found out that one could freelance as a reporter. “To the degree that the Mayor and Council wish to avoid layoffs in the current year, reducing real expenses in the current year or the allocation of additional resources would be better long-term strategies,” Shifley wrote. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A member of the Republican Party, Meadows chaired the House Freedom Caucus from 2017 to 2019. Depp was inducted as a Disney Legend in 2015. He won a second term in 2008 and a third term in 2014. A few also face a charge of resisting arrest. This could be done by no longer having officers on call and thus no longer having to pay them an on-all premium, while also potentially shifting officers from other specialty units such as traffic or training to patrol instead to fill minimum patrol staffing levels at precincts. Depp had a supporting role in Oliver Stone's 1986 Vietnam War film Platoon and played the title character in the 1990 romantic dark fantasy Edward Scissorhands. The Latest: US sets daily record, tops 126,000 virus cases, Rock Hill lawyer stole $166K in mortgage money from clients, pleads guilty. Mayor Ted Wheeler said in a statement after the decision late Wednesday that the council needs more time to evaluate the impact of the cuts on police services. Sign up for the Afternoon Newsletter and get the day’s biggest stories in your inbox. Roker also serves as co-host on 3rd Hour Today; although the latter not officially announced by NBC News. The unified command is made up of Oregon State Police, the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, and the Portland Police Bureau. PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Someone tagged Portland City Hall and others broke windows at a Southwest Portland business Friday night. A group of around 60 people marched in the rain Thursday from Arbor Lodge Park to Commissioner Dan Ryan's home. Following those two weeks, the bureau had most officers work six days a week, their shifts up to 12 hours or longer. The 26 people are from the Portland metro area and all are charged with interfering with a police officer and disorderly conduct. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local.