OREGON CITY, Ore. – A special panel of three judges in Clackamas County Circuit Court today struck down Oregon’s Safety and Savings Act, a bipartisan criminal justice reform law passed in 2017. In an unusual move, the special panel of judges consolidated […]
Clackamas County District Attorney John Foote is trying to block The Safety and Savings Act, and we need your help.
The Safety and Savings Act was a major victory for reform in Oregon. In passing the law, we prevented the opening of a second women’s prison, increased funding for victim services, and strengthened programs that address the root causes of crime.
This was a step in the right direction for public safety in Oregon but Clackamas County DA John […]
We’re thrilled to welcome two new people to our team!
Aron Klein, Program Associate and Beezie Burton, Crime Survivor Program Intern
As Program Associate, Aron will be one of our most front-facing staff, and you may see him representing PSJ at community events. In the office, he’s a core member of our team, supporting both the Development and Communications Programs as well as managing the office’s day-to-day administrative needs.