February 19, 2014 17:05
On Tuesday February 18, 2014, at 9:51 p.m., an off-duty member of the Portland Police Bureau was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants (DUII) and Reckless Driving.
Kent Scott, an off-duty officer, was arrested by Portland Police officers after a traffic stop at Southeast 148th Avenue and Division Street. After being evaluated and processed for DUII, Officer Scott was cited for Reckless Driving and DUII.
Officer Scott is a 22-year-veteran of the Portland Police Bureau and was assigned to the Transit Police Division.
Officer Scott has been placed in an off-street assignment in the Operation Support Unit pending the ongoing investigation and internal review process.
The Portland Police Bureau cannot comment further regarding ongoing personnel matters.
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204