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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

Runaway Juvenile Unit

What to do if your child is a runaway

If you believe your child is a runaway with any dangerous or suspicious circumstances


If you believe your child is a runaway and not in immediate danger or is a chronic runaway, call the non-emergency reporting telephone number at 503-823-3333. Do not wait to report.


What to do when your child returns home

If your child returns home, immediately call 503-823-3333 and report that your missing or runaway child has returned home. 


Additional Runaway Resources

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children