July 14, 2014 15:20
City of Portland Part I Crime Stats through June 28, 2014, indicate that Part I crimes are up 5% over the same time period in 2013.
Of particular interest is the rise in non-residential burglary (up 17%) and larceny from autos (up 18%).
Community members are urged to protect themselves and their property by obtaining tips on how to prevent crime from occurring in their neighborhoods.
Crime Prevention information from the Office of Neighborhood Involvement can be found by visiting http://www.portlandoregon.gov/oni/cp
Neighborhood crime statistics are regularly available by visiting http://www.portlandpolice.com
and using the CrimeStats tool.
The attached document is Part I Crimes only, as defined by the Uniform Crime Reporting Program. Part I crimes include: Murder, Rape, Robbery, Aggravated Assault, Burglary, Larceny, Auto Theft, and Arson.
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204