Law enforcement, Portland, Washington County

Washington County Sheriff will not send deputies to Portland demonstrations

Governor Kate Brown during a Monday, July 13 press conference. Screenshot from OHA Youtube stream

A plan by Governor Kate Brown to address continued demonstrations and civil unrest in the wake of the killing of a demonstrator in Portland is showing cracks less than 24 hours after it was released to the public. 

Brown claimed her plan was a “unified law enforcement plan,” but at least two of the agencies — the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office — she named in a press release on Sunday night . . .

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