Comments for: Portland using stats to curb crimes before they become a trend

Posted April 27, 2012, at 12:47 p.m.
Last modified April 27, 2012, at 5:39 p.m.

PORTLAND | Lt. Gary Rogers of the Portland Police Department says crime statistics increasingly are being used to initiate a nearly real-time response to the community’s needs. Portland police don’t typically look for trends over periods of several years, he said, but rather over recent weeks and months. The …

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