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Read older, but still interesting stuff
from Portland Copwatch's past

Portland Joint Terrorism Task Force (PJTTF)

  • City Council Hearing on the Portland Joint Terrorism Task Force 2011!
        Thursday, February 24 March 10 March 17, 2011, 2:00 PM
        Thursday, April 28, 2 PM City Council Chambers (SW 4th and Madison)
        We worked on the effort for Portland to withdraw from the JTTF in 2005;
        now Council is considering joining again. Download proposal from
       the ACLU of Oregon on improving the 2005 agreement: (.doc file) (.pdf file)
       And the Mayor's proposed Resolution

mohamed mohamud: Pioneer Courthouse 1/11/13] FBI Sting on Mohamed Mohamud 2010 (aided by Portland Police)

      The Sentencing of Mohamed Mohamud set for Thursday, June 27
                December 18, 2013.
    on hold!
      Wednesday, October 1, 2014
      Mr. Mohamud was set up by the FBI in a sting operation similar to many
      others around the nation. His January trial ended in a guilty verdict.
      The sentencing originally set for June 27 then delayed to December 18, 2013
      has been canceled while the revelation that the US used warrantles wiretaps is examined.
      Download and read our background fact sheet on FBI stings
      (last updated November 27, 2015)

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    Past activities

  • April 2020: City Council Candidate Quesitonnaires!
    Portland Copwatch and partner organizations sent police accountability
    related questions to the candidates for four seats up for a vote on May 19.
    Visit our Council Questionnaire page to view or download a copy!
  • Saturday, July 22, 2017 6 PM-8 PM
    Peace and Justice Works/Portland Copwatch 25th Anniversary Celebration!
    Unite Oregon Office, 700 N Killingsworth
    (at Borthwick, across from PCC Cascade)
    "Stuff-Raiser" with video clips, refreshments, memorabilia,
    information about PJW and PCW's first 25 years, and items for sale.
  • Saturday, January 28, 2017, 10:00 AM
    March for Justice and Equality
    "Advancing Justice and Equality for All Through the Strength to Love"
    10 AM gather at Martin Luther King Jr statue (1000 block NE MLK at Holladay)
    and 10:30 AM SHARP march to
    11:45 AM rally at Maranatha Church (4222 NE 12th)
    Sponsored by the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform;
    endorsed by Portland Copwatch and other organizations.

    Download a flyer for this event.

  • SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2014, 3:00 PM
      Race and Police Accountability Forum:
      "The Ferguson, Missouri Story: What Really Happened"

      with Rev. Robert White, President of Clergy United for Peace in Ferguson
      FlyerMore infoFacebook event*

  • Saturday, August 24, 2013, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    March on Washington 50th Anniversary
    Commemorative March and Rally
    10 AM gather at Chapman Square (across from Terry Schrunk Plaza)
    and 11 AM march to
    1:00 PM rally at South Waterfront Park (SW Naito and Columbia)
    Sponsored by the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform;
    cosponsored by Peace and Justice Works, Portland Copwatch and dozens of other organizations.

  •   Saturday, July 21, 2012 7:00 PM
      Peace and Justice Works/Portland Copwatch
      20th Anniversary Celebration

      featuring the "Warmonger of the Year" award (the PPB is a nominee!)
      Peace House • 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook) • Details, including the results!

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  • Portland Copwatch present a     Your Rights and the Police Seminar
        on Monday, March 10, 2014 at 6:00 PM
        at Center for Intercultural Organizing     700 NE Killingsworth
  •   Monday, February 18, 2013
      Your Rights, Bikes and the Police Seminar

  • Series of three workshops, last Mondays of June-Aug 2005.
           Orientation, Your Rights and the Police, and Copwatching
           Details on the trainings
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    Drug Free Zones

  • Drug Free Zones to be Expanded Again in Feb. 1999???
  • Drug Free Zones renewal information, 1997
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    Portland, OR 97242
    (503) 236-3065/ Incident Report Line (503) 321-5120
    e-mail: copwatch@portlandcopwatch.org
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    Portland Copwatch is a grassroots, volunteer organization promoting police accountability through citizen action.

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    Page posted October 10, 2005, last updated July 16, 2020