ON THE AIR: Why a mother is taking on Salem police over the death of her son

The topic:  A mother contends Salem police acted too quickly when responding last year to a crisis involving her son in July 2021. The confrontation led to his death. Read the original story HERE. Meantime, fentanyl continues to ravage Oregon and police make an arrest in Salem. (that story is HERE). And Paige Clarkson, running for re-election as Marion County district attorney, ran into some political headwinds in the closing days of the campaign. The latest HERE.

Today’s guest: Ardeshir Tabrizian, Salem Reporter’s criminal justice and housing reporter.

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