October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Vigil The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office helped raise awareness of the seriousness of family violence when District Attorney Rod Underhill and members of the Victim Advocate Program attended the Vigil for Domestic Violence Thursday, October 17, 2017 at the Gresham Arts Plaza. The Multnomah County Youth and Family Services Division, in conjunction with Representative […]

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Multnomah County Public Safety System Receives $2 Million Grant

The John D. And Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today announced a $2 million grant to Multnomah County to continue building on efforts to reform the local criminal justice system and safely reduce Multnomah County’s jail population. The grant is part of the Safety and Justice Challenge, a more than $100 million national initiative to reduce […]

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