Government, Police, Salem

Legislative news brief: Bills in the legislature regarding law enforcement

The Oregon Capitol building in Salem. Photo: Chas Hundley

The Oregon Legislature in the current legislative session is considering several bills related to crime and policing, including one that would establish a commission to compensate people who have been wrongfully convicted.

Here are just a few bills worth keeping an eye on.

Senate Bill 603, sponsored by Sen. Lew Frederick (D-Portland), calls for the

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