Category Archives: Crime

Alberta Street in Northeast Portland to launch unified attack against graffiti and trash

“After 36 years of doing business on Northeast Alberta Street, Floyd Booker has dealt with his share of problems. But one aspect of the operation has him at wit’s end these days — graffiti”. Read more at Oregon Live.com

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Larger Trees Equal Safer Neighborhoods

A news story from KGW news last week reported that larger street and yard trees are related to lower crime statistics than smaller trees. According to the article, “Forester Geoffrey Donovan says large trees may be a signal to crooks … Continue reading

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