Protesters descend on PSU board meeting, demand campus police disarm

October 09, 2018 / Sabrina Balderama


By Jim Ryan

October 4, 2018

Scores of demonstrators descended on a Portland State University board meeting Thursday morning, calling for the disarmament of the school's police force, whose officers shot and killed a man this summer.

The Board of Trustees meeting came amid outcry over the fatal police shooting of Jason Washington, a husband and father of three who was killed June 29 while witnesses say he tried to break up a fight. 

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