It has been reported that a former Portland Police officer, Scott Groshong, has been indicted by a Multnomah County Grand Jury. Mr. Groshong retired in August 2020, after 27 years with the Portland Police Bureau.
On June 25, 2020, the Portland Police Detective Division became aware of potential criminal activity involving Mr. Groshong, while he was employed by the Portland Police Bureau. On June 26, 2020 the Detective Division initiated a criminal investigation, at the direction of the chief's office. At the same time, the Portland Police Bureau Professional Standards Division opened an administrative investigation.
The Marion County District Attorney's office took responsibility for the case, from Multnomah County. The Portland Police Detective Division collaborated with the