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The City of Portland, Oregon

Police Bureau

Sworn to protect. Dedicated to serve.

Phone: 503-823-0000

Non-Emergency: 503-823-3333

1111 S.W. 2nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Now Hiring: Join Portland Police

We need police officers who want to serve their community, make a difference and help us continue to build our future.

Video: PPB Call Response Times

A lot of factors contribute to police call time response. Our officers want to get to emergency calls as quickly as possible and we need your help. This video goes behind the scenes to explore this important topic.

FY22 PPB Work Session Slides

Presented March 18, 2021

Avoid Package Delivery Thefts

Crime Prevention tips to avoid having packages stolen from your home

Police Budget Details and Changes

FY2019-20 & FY2020-21

Video: Staffing Update

The Portland Police Bureau remains committed to protecting and serving the City of Portland. Lately, there have been many questions about PPB's staffing and the number of officers available.

Submit Online Police Report

The Portland Police Bureau is expanding the online reporting system to allow members of the community a more convenient way to report crimes and free up officers to respond to emergency calls.

Talking Beat Podcast

A monthly podcast from the Portland Police Bureau

Community News - Email Sign up

Sign up for Community News and Events from the Portland Police Bureau.

Text Conversations

Texts and Emails released Week of February 11, 2019

Officer Involved Shootings

Dynamic data dashboard describing PPB officer involved shootings from 2010 to current.

Crows on Snow (Full Resolution)

Crows on Snow (January 2017) - Portland Police Bureau Criminalist Walker Berg

Entertainment District

This map shows the regular boundaries affected by the closures; police have the authority to alter these boundaries and the time frame as needed.


A webpage designed to help identify unknown suspects, persons of interest or critical witnesses in a variety of unsolved cases.

Public Alert: Scammers Calling Portland Residents Claiming to be IRS

The Portland Police Bureau has received two recent reports where victims stated that someone claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) called them and demanded money for back taxes.

Public Alert: Ongoing Scam Affecting Utility Customers in Willamette Valley

The Portland Police Bureau and Portland General Electric want community members to be aware of an ongoing nation-wide telephone scam targeting utility customers.

Building Minimum Security Recommendations

Portland Police Bureau Minimum Security Recommendations