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Portland police to increase patrols at local schools after UCC shooting

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Shooting scene at Umpqua Community College Shooting scene at Umpqua Community College
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The Portland Police Bureau will have extra patrols at local schools following the deadly mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg.

Detectives said there is no information to indicate any threats to Portland schools related to the killings at Umpqua Community College.

However, all precincts will have an increased visible presence at school campuses throughout the city.

The Portland Police Bureau has been in contact with local school districts, community colleges and universities to coordinate any public safety needs at the schools.

The bureau has also offered law enforcement assistance, as needed, to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Oregon State Police as the investigation continues in the days ahead.

The Oregon Attorney General said at least 13 people were killed in the Umpqua Community College shooting. The sheriff of Douglas County confirmed the shooter exchanged gunfire with law enforcement and is dead.

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