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Sunshine Division expands community outreach

October 16, 2003 00:00


The Portland Police Bureau Sunshine Division continues to expand their outreach to families in need. During the first six months of the Sunshine Division's fiscal year, April 2003 through September 2003, the Division:

- Distributed 140,098 pounds of food directly to families in need (a 12% increase over 2002),

- Distributed 572,105 pounds of food to other area agencies (a 76% increase over 2002),

- Assisted, 5411 people (a 13% increase over 2002),

- Had 397 officers contact the Division to request help for a family in need (a 34% increase over 2002),

- Provided $1,134,189 worth of food and services to Portland Area families (a 58% increase over 2002).

If you have questions about the Sunshine Division or its services, please contact Sergeant Wayne Kuechler at (503) 823-2119.


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Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204



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