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Police Bureau

Sworn to protect. Dedicated to serve.

Phone: 503-823-0000

Fax: 503-823-0342

Non-Emergency: 503-823-3333

1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

Apply Now

We are in a hiring freeze and have no Open Recruitments scheduled for 2013.

 

During an open recruitment, this page will direct you to an application form at Portland's Bureau of Human Resources website.

 

Please see the "Hiring Process" for details on how to apply during an open recruitment.

 

We will continuously update this page with decisions about the 2013-2014 fiscal year, including:

- When the hiring freeze will end,

- Future workshops to prepare for testing or learn about a career as a Portland police officer, and

- Number of positions authorized.

Last Updated: July 9, 2013

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