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Multi-Agency Stolen Vehicle Operation Results in Recovery of Multiple Stolen Vehicles (Photo)
July 11, 2024 16:00

Significant decline in stolen vehicles - 2024 currently seeing a 44% reduction in stolen vehicles compared to 2023.


On Tuesday, July

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PPB and OHSU Doernbecher Release PSA on Child Safety Seats (Photo)
July 11, 2024 11:00

The Portland Police Bureau, in partnership with OHSU Doernbecher Hospital, have created a public service video regarding child safety seats. Oregon la

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Missing Person Sergey Shirokiy Found (Photo)
July 11, 2024 07:59

Sergey Shirokiy was located this morning in Beaverton after someone called about a man hiding in some bushes. He was reported to be physically fine, b

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UPDATE: North Columbia Blvd Reopens, Pedestrian Struck Hit and Run Crash Investigation Continues
July 11, 2024 07:59

The Major Crash Team wrapped up the on-scene portion of the investigation and North Columbia Boulevard reopened to traffic at about 6:30 a.m. The inve

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Suspect Fires Shots At Police, No Officers Injured (Photo)
July 10, 2024 20:50

A suspect who fired shots at Portland Police, not causing injury to officers, is deceased from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

On Wednesda

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Human Trafficking Mission Results in Arrests (Photo)
July 10, 2024 15:47

During the last week of June, Portland Police Bureau’s Human Trafficking Unit (HTU) conducted proactive anti-trafficking initiatives through dir

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UPDATE: Victim in June 27 Homicide Identified (Photo)
July 10, 2024 13:47

The victim in the June 27th shooting in the Mt. Scott-Arleta Neighborhood is identified as Hunter Sutherland Lantz Hecker, 30, of Portland. His family

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PPB Seeks Input on Directives (Photo)
July 10, 2024 12:47

The Portland Police Bureau directs member action through its policies, procedures, and rules, as found within Directives. The Bureau is in the process

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Man Killed in Shooting in the Madison South Neighborhood Identified (Photo)
July 09, 2024 10:09

The man killed in a shooting in the Madison South neighborhood on July 6, 2024, has been identified as Donte Eugene Mathis 25, of Portland. His family

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UPDATE #2: Church Burglar Arrested (Photo)
July 05, 2024 15:47

On June 18, 2024, an arrest warrant was issued for Jacob C. Blanchard, 33, of Portland, for his involvement in the burglaries at St. Michael the Archa

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ECST Investigation Leads to Arrest, Seizure of Firearms (Photo)
July 03, 2024 16:06

A shooting investigation resulted in the arrest of an adult male on felony charges and the seizure of several firearms.

On Thursday, May 30

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UPDATE: Suspicious Death Determined Not to be Homicide
July 02, 2024 15:36

The Medical Examiner determined the suspicious death in the Eliot Neighborhood on May 9, 2024, was not a homicide. Family of the deceased has been not

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UPDATE: Homicide Suspect in Custody (Photo)
July 01, 2024 23:31

On the evening of Monday, July 1, 2024, Moyasar Osman Mohamed-Ahmed, the suspect in the shooting death of Sean K. Smeeden, turned himself in by making

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Police Bureau Seeks Public Input on Directives (Photo)
July 01, 2024 07:22

The Portland Police Bureau directs member action through its policies, procedures, and rules, as found within Directives. The Bureau is in the process

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Driver Facing Felony Assault Charges After Crashing Into Motorcyclist (Photo)
June 29, 2024 17:37

A driver is facing felony assault and other charges after crashing into a motorcyclist on the Sunset Highway.

On Wednesday, June 26, 2024

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UPDATE: Motorcyclist Killed in June 14 Crash Identified
June 29, 2024 12:34

The motorcyclist who died in a crash on June 14th is identified as Devin M. Ratliff, 40, of Portland.

The Traffic Investigations Unit dete

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One Deceased After Wrong Way Crash On Freeway, Major Crash Team Responding
June 29, 2024 03:23

On Saturday, June 29, 2024, at 1:32 a.m., officers from the East Precinct responded to reports of a crash involving two vehicles on westbound I-84 at

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UPDATE: Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Death Confirmed to be Homicide, Victim Identified (Photo)
June 28, 2024 13:15

The shooting incident in the Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Wednesday is a confirmed homicide. The victim is identified as Tracy S. Rasberry, 24, of Portlan

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Suspects Face Felony Charges After Seizure of a Full Auto Pistol and Revolver (Photo)
June 27, 2024 17:01

Two suspects face felony charges after officers seized a pistol modified to fire fully automatically.

On Wednesday, June 26, 2024, at 4:43

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Thousands of Dollars in Spray Paint Seized During Search of Graffiti Vandal's Home (Photo)
June 25, 2024 14:12

Thousands of dollars in paint and vandalism materials were seized during the search of a graffiti vandal’s home in the Centennial Neighborhood.

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PPB Begins Bureau-wide Roll Out of Body-Worn Cameras (Photo)
June 24, 2024 10:54

The Portland Police Bureau has begun a Bureau-wide implementation of body-worn cameras, beginning today with Central Precinct.

On Monday, J

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Suspect Facing Robbery and Assault Charges Following Downtown Shooting
June 22, 2024 16:11

A suspect is in jail on felony assault and robbery charges following an injury shooting.

On Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 12:37a.m., a Portla

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Human Trafficking Mission Results in Arrests, Seizure of Firearm (Photo)
June 21, 2024 15:44

On Thursday, June 20, 2024, Portland Police Bureau’s Human Trafficking Unit (HTU) conducted proactive anti-trafficking initiatives through direc

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Man Dies Following Assault in Northwest District (Photo)
June 21, 2024 12:43

A man died following an assault in the Northwest District.

On Wednesday, June 12, 2024, Central Precinct officers responded to reports of

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PPB Releases 2023 Annual Stops Data Report
June 21, 2024 10:42

The Portland Police Bureau is releasing the Stops Data Collection Report that covers 2023 stops and search data analysis.

The report has be

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