Springfield public safety survey results indicate residents willing to cooperate

SPRINGFIELD – The results are in: At its April 7 meeting, Springfield Police Advisory Committee (SPAC) focused on the findings of a public safety survey. It also discussed updates to police leadership, in addition to the agency’s upcoming accreditation. 

The report, presented by Springfield Chief of Police Andrew Shearer, outlined the findings of the 2022 Springfield Oregon Public Safety Survey, which was intended to gather input about local law enforcement and public safety concerns. The 2022 Springfield Oregon Public Safety Survey was conducted by Portland State University (PSU) during the winter of 2021, and . . .