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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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Metadata

The following is a listing of all fields available for download. Note that each row of data represents an involved officer and subject. So, in instances where multiple officers used deadly force, there will be multiple rows. Only officers who used deadly force are listed in this data.

Field Description
RecordID Used to denote a unique subject/officer data row (e.g. if three officers used deadly force on a single subject, there will be three rows, but they will all share the same 'Case #'
Case # PPB case number. Prior to the release of either grand jury transcripts (only in the case of fatalities) or internal affairs investigation results this field will be marked as 'pending'.
Day of Date Time The date and time reported for the officer involved shooting.
Subject Name Name of subject (not officer) involved in the incident.
Subject Age Age of subject involved in the incident.
Subject Race Race of subject involved in the incident.
Subject Sex Sex of subject involved in the incident
Officer Sex Sex of officer who used deadly force.
Officer Race Race of officer who used deadly force.
Officer Tenure (yrs) Number of years an officer has been a sworn member of PPB at the time of use of deadly force.
Any Officers Injured on Case? Indicates whether any officers, not just the one listed for a particular row, were injured during the incident.
Number of Officers Injured on Case Number of total officers sustaining injuries during incident, not just the officer indicated in the row.
Any Officer Fatal Injuries? Indicates whether any officers, not just the one in the row, sustained fatal injuries during the incident.
Did Officer Use Deadly Force Indicates whether officer in the row used deadly force during the incident.
Deadly Force Type Method of deadly force used by officer.
General Location Location name or nearest address by block where incident occurred.
Initial Call Type Originating call type.
Was Subject Perceived as Armed? Indicates whether the officer perceived the subject as being armed (can include any type of weapon).
Was Subject Actually Armed? Indicates whether the subject was actually armed.
Subject Weapon Type (NIBRS) The type of weapon the subject was armed with, using the official category as outlined in the FBI's National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS).
Did Subject Fire Shots at Officers? Indicates whether the subject (not the officer) fired any shots from a firearm at any officer during the incident.
Was Subject Injured? Indicates whether the subject (not the officer) sustained any injuries during the incident.
Was Subject Injury Fatal? Indicates whether the subject's injuries (if any) were fatal.
Grand Jury Transcripts link Hyperlink to grand jury transcripts (where applicable).
Internal Affairs Investigation Link Hyperlink to internal affairs investigation. Will be 'pending release' until finalized.
Internal Affairs Investigation Link 2 Hyperlink to additional internal affairs investigation documents (as needed).
Online PDF Link Hyperlink to incident summary.