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Officer Joseph Wild Resigns

August 04, 2009 00:00

  

NEWS RELEASE

PORTLAND POLICE OFFICER RESIGNS DURING A PENDING TERMINATION PROCEEDING

On Tuesday, August 4, 2009, Joseph Wild, a four-year member of the Portland Police Bureau, resigned during a pending termination proceeding initiated by the Portland Police Bureau. Joseph Wild has been indicted by a Multnomah County Grand Jury on multiple counts of harassment and official misconduct. Wild was arrested at the Justice Center in downtown Portland on June 12, 2009, after an extensive criminal investigation conducted by Portland Police Detectives.

Even though Wild has resigned from the Portland Police Bureau, there is still an ongoing criminal investigation with the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office.

The Portland Police Bureau wants to remind citizens that they should always report any perceived misconduct to the Independent Police Review Division at (503) 823-0146.

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