Sarah Hurwitz

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Name: Sarah Hurwitz
Date registered: March 11, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Police Continue Testing Body Cameras — November 26, 2014
  2. Local Groups React to Ferguson Decision — November 24, 2014
  3. Student Accused of Sharing Child Porn — November 21, 2014
  4. UO Student Reacts to Immigration Plan — November 21, 2014
  5. Uber Fined — November 19, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Custody Dispute Caught on Camera — 34 comments
  2. Football Player Faces Harassment Charges — 25 comments
  3. Local Groups React to Ferguson Decision — 13 comments
  4. Victim Details Apparent Pick Ax Attack — 12 comments
  5. Homeless Campers Cited — 10 comments

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Police Continue Testing Body Cameras

EUGENE, Ore. — Michael Brown’s family is asking for change, saying all police officers should wear body cameras. Video taping during traffic stops isn’t a new idea, but Eugene Police Chief Pete Kerns says it has gained attention with everything that’s unfolded in Ferguson. Chief Kerns says EPD already has an in-car video system that records … Continue reading »

Local Groups React to Ferguson Decision

EUGENE, Ore. — As the city of Ferguson reacts to a grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, groups in Eugene are doing the same. People gathered to watch and listen to the decision Monday night. A group of about 50 also filled … Continue reading »

Student Accused of Sharing Child Porn

CORVALLIS, Ore. — An Oregon State University student is facing charges, accused of sharing child porn. Detectives with the Linn County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant at the Buxton Hall dorm Friday. They say 19-year-old Philipp Jean Bardenheier shared child porn to a computer in Linn County. They say the environmental engineering student admitted … Continue reading »

UO Student Reacts to Immigration Plan

EUGENE, Ore. — President Obama’s highly anticipated announcement Thursday night brought groups all over the nation to watch parties, including here in Eugene. Obama’s executive action resonated with a number of people who were at that watch party, especially for one student whose parents are illegal immigrants, but have been here for years and want … Continue reading »

Uber Fined

EUGENE, Ore — The app-based ride sharing company Uber is picking up some flack along with its fares. Wednesday the city of Eugene fined Uber $2,000 for operating without a city public passenger vehicle license. Uber driver Brenda Laird says she needs the job. “If I didn’t have this job I don’t know what I … Continue reading »

Homeless Campers Cited

EUGENE, Ore. — A number of homeless campers faced citations Wednesday morning as Eugene Police cleared a camp on 6th avenue. EPD says homeless campers have been at the site behind the federal courthouse for weeks. About a week ago it issued a notice to vacate the area. Around nine people received citations for refusing … Continue reading »

UO Students Rescued Near Mount Jefferson

MOUNT JEFFERSON — Two University of Oregon students are safe after being rescued near Mt. Jefferson early Monday morning. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says the two got lost hiking on a trail near Detroit. It started out as an adventurous trip to take photographs of the pristine wilderness. But it quickly became a quest … Continue reading »

Body Found in West Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — West Eugene neighbors voiced concerns about a body found on Leopold Drive Wednesday afternoon. That death has been ruled a suicide. Eugene police say they received a call just before 1 p.m. A person walking their dog spotted a body in a creek bed near 1092 Leopold Drive. The victim was a … Continue reading »

EPD Investigates Deaths in South Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Two deaths in south Eugene have been ruled suicides. Police say two bodies were found Thursday morning at a home on Brookside Drive. The cause of death was released late Friday afternoon. Typically KEZI 9 News does not report on suicides. However, due to the significant amount of interest and concern voiced … Continue reading »

Veneta House Fire Kills Two Dogs

VENETA, Ore — The Lane Fire Authority says two dogs were killed in a house fire in Veneta Thursday afternoon. They say the fire broke out just before 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon in the 2600 block of Vista Drive. No one was home when it started. But two dogs died and a Husky was saved. … Continue reading »

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