Non-Profit Teaches Self Defense

EUGENE, Ore. — A local non profit is teaching women and other high-risk groups how to defend themselves. The Warrior Sisters Society formed about a year ago. It’s a non-profit dedicated to teaching free self defense classes to women, children and the elderly. Co-founders Samantha Krop and Rachel Ivey are self-taught experts, showing kids a … Continue reading »

Possible Crime Link in SE Albany

ALBANY, Ore. — Albany Police are investigating a series of crimes in Southeast Albany and trying to figure out if they are related – including a murder, sexual assault, and multiple robberies. An eight-year-old called 911 early Tuesday morning in Albany, when he found his mother bleeding to death after police say somebody shot her. … Continue reading »

A Look at Sexual Assault in the Military

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of female veterans are in town connecting with their comrades, trading service stories, and learning about crucial services available to them. Oregon has an estimated 28,000-thousand veterans, and many of them were in Eugene for the Oregon Women Veterans Conference. The badges of honor, service and sacrifice filled the Eugene Hilton … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Sexual Assault

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Police Department is releasing more information on an alleged sexual assault that happened in Gateway Mall on Saturday morning. Police said the victim has autism, making her a more vulnerable target. Meanwhile, the suspect has served time for prior sexual assaults. According to court documents, Brexin Schulz was arrested when … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Sex Assault at Mall

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A convicted rapist is back in jail, accused of sexually assaulting a young woman this weekend, at the Gateway Mall, and police are trying to find out if there are more victims. Springfield police say 27-year-old Brexin Reed Shulz lured her into a bathroom Saturday morning. Police say a young woman in … Continue reading »

Mall Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield police arrested a convicted rapist for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in a mall restroom. Officers responded to the Gateway Mall on Saturday around 11 a.m. after receiving a call about a sexual assault. Police say a woman in her mid-20s was lured into a unisex restroom in the mall where … Continue reading »