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Fighting telephone scams

June 17th, 2016 · Comments Off on Fighting telephone scams · Dept. of Justice

Oregon AG launches ‘Just Hang Up!’ anti-scam effort (KTVZ, 6/15/2016) Just hang up the phone on imposter scams! [PDF] (2016) Oregon Department of Justice

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Open meetings

June 16th, 2016 · Comments Off on Open meetings · Dept. of Justice

Oregon Supreme Court hears arguments in Lane County open-meetings case (Register Guard, 6/15/16) Attorney General’s public records and meetings manual (serial) Oregon Department of Justice

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Medicaid fraud

June 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on Medicaid fraud · Dept. of Justice

Provider Billing Most Common Fraud but PhRMA Biggest Ticket (The Lund Report, 6/9/16) Calling foul on Medicare/Medicaid fraud [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Justice

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Top consumer complaints

March 9th, 2016 · Comments Off on Top consumer complaints · Dept. of Justice

Top 10 consumer complaints (Oregonian, 3/8/2016) Imposter scam calls top 2015 Oregon consumer complaints (KTVZ, 3/7/2016) Top 10 consumer complaints (annual) Oregon Department of Justice

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Hate crimes

October 29th, 2015 · Comments Off on Hate crimes · Advocacy Commission, Commission on Asian Affairs, Commission on Black Affairs, Commission on Hispanic Affairs, Dept. of Justice

Matthew Shepard’s parents speak during hate crimes training for Oregon police, prosecutors (Oregonian, 10/28/2015) Oregon hate crime laws : internships findings and final report [PDF] (2012) Oregon Commission on Hispanic Affairs, Oregon Commission on Black Affairs, Oregon Commission on Asian Affairs, the Oregon Department of Justice, and Oregon Advocacy Commission

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Drug threats in Oregon

June 22nd, 2015 · Comments Off on Drug threats in Oregon · Dept. of Justice

New drug report: Meth still Oregon’s No. 1 problem, run mostly by Mexican drug traffickers (Oregonian, 6/21/2015) Threat assessment and counter-drug strategy (annual) Oregon HIDTA Program

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Oregon State Police review

June 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon State Police review · Dept. of Justice

Detective’s misconduct in quadruple murder case spurs call for Oregon State Police reforms (OPB, 6/5/2015) Oregon police unprepared for complex cases, DOJ says (Register Guard, 6/7/2015) Review Finds Oregon State Police Major Crimes Section Understaffed, Lacking Oversight (OPB, 6/6/2015) Advisory review : policy, procedure, and training recommendations for the Oregon State Police [PDF] (2015) Oregon […]

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Access to public records

March 16th, 2015 · Comments Off on Access to public records · Dept. of Justice

Increasingly high fees limit access to public records (Register Guard, 3/16/2015) Freedom of Information, Access Issues in All 50 States (ABC News, 3/14/2015) Attorney General’s public records and meetings manual (biennial) Oregon Department of Justice A quick reference guide to Oregon’s public records law [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Justice Attorney General’s government transparency report […]

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Top 10 consumer complaints

March 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Top 10 consumer complaints · Dept. of Justice

Oregon’s top-10 consumer complaints (Oregon Business, 3/3/2015) Top 10 consumer complaints (annual) Oregon Department of Justice

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Worst charities

December 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off on Worst charities · Dept. of Justice

AG Ellen Rosenblum releases 20 worst charities list (Statesman Journal, 12/22/2014) Do you give to these ‘worst charities’? Oregon AG lists groups giving less than 30 percent to their cause (Oregonian, 12/19/2014) Oregon’s 20 worst charities [PDF] (serial) Oregon Attorney General’s Office

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Scam awareness

August 18th, 2014 · Comments Off on Scam awareness · Dept. of Justice, State Treasury

Awareness is key to combating scams in Marion County (Statesman Journal, 8/17/2014) Guard your money : how to identify possible scams [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Treasury Top ten consumer tips to protect you and your family [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Justice, Financial Fraud/Consumer Protection Section

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High intensity drug trafficking areas

June 17th, 2014 · Comments Off on High intensity drug trafficking areas · Dept. of Justice

Cartel-affiliated groups likely to expand heroin, meth trafficking in Oregon, report concludes (Oregonian, 6/12/2014) Cartels, illegal growers exploit medical marijuana program (Statesman Journal, 6/17/2014) Oregon HIDTA Program drug threat assessment & counter-drug strategy (annual) Oregon HIDTA Program

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Public meetings law

May 29th, 2014 · Comments Off on Public meetings law · Dept. of Justice

Secret meetings raise legal questions (Gazette-Times, 5/29/2014) Attorney General’s public records and meetings manual (serial) Oregon Department of Justice

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Open government and public records

January 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off on Open government and public records · Dept. of Justice

Push for transparency idles (Bend Bulletin, 12/31/2013) Attorney General’s public records and meetings manual (biennial) Oregon Department of Justice

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Waterway navigability

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off on Waterway navigability · Attorney General, Dept. of State Lands

Umatilla River users in uncertain waters (Statesman Journal, 11/17/2013) Report and recommendation on the navigable waters of Oregon [PDF] (1983) Oregon Division of State Lands Attorney General opinion no. 8281 [PDF] (2005) Oregon Department of Justice, General Counsel Division

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Charities

May 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off on Charities · Attorney General, Dept. of Justice

Chintzy charities could lose tax status under bill approved by Oregon Senate (Oregonian, 5/23/2013) Oregon’s 20 worst charities [PDF] (annual) Oregon Attorney General’s Office

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School safety

December 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on School safety · Attorney General

Oregon’s deputy superintendent of schools asks for review of school safety (Statesman Journal,12/14/2012) After Conn. Shootings, Ore. Officials Review School Policies (OPB, 12/14/2012) How safe are Oregon schools? : status and recommendations [PDF] (2001) Oregon Attorney General’s Office

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Foreclosure mediation

November 15th, 2012 · Comments Off on Foreclosure mediation · Dept. of Justice

Foreclosure mediation program continues shaky start (Statesman Journal, 11/14/2012) Foreclosure resources [PDF] (2012) Oregon Foreclosure Mediation Program

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Drug trafficking in Oregon

September 10th, 2012 · Comments Off on Drug trafficking in Oregon · Dept. of Justice

Report cites I-5 as major drug corridor (Statesman Journal, 9/9/2012) Threat assessment and counter-drug strategy (annual) Oregon HIDTA Program

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Top consumer complaints

March 12th, 2012 · Comments Off on Top consumer complaints · Dept. of Justice

Telemarketers garner the most consumer complaints in 2011 (Oregonian, 3/10/2012) Top 10 consumer complaints [PDF] (annual) Oregon Department of Justice

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