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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

0313.40 Aid to Criminals


POLICY (313.40)

Members shall not take part in any promises or arrangements between wrongdoers and/or victims of a criminal act with intentions of permitting wrongdoers to escape arrest or punishment. This does not prohibit a member’s involvement in a situation where civil compromise is the intent of all parties.

No member shall knowingly buy or accept any article for personal disposition from a suspect or prisoner or from any associate of any suspect or prisoner.