*This version corrects the spelling of the victim's name in the text of the press release. We regret the error.*
The victim in Tuesday's ho
On Saturday, January 21st at 5:17 p.m. Officers from the Focused Intervention Team (FIT) stopped a silver Honda sedan for a moving violation. The vehi
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Investigators with Portland’s Traffic Investigations Unit (TIU) have determined this cras
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Brent B. Lusted, 63, of Portland, was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on four counts each o
On August 27, 2022, 26-year-old Ashlee Diane McGill was killed after being struck by one of two cars that lost control while engaging in speed racing.
Over the previous several weeks, Detectives with the Major Crimes Unit have been investigating a series of stranger assaults concentrated in the area
The Portland Police Bureau directs member action by establishing policies, procedures, and rules, as found within Directives. The Bureau is in the pro
Jacqueline Alexander was recognized by a concerned citizen who saw the media release requesting assistance. Alexander was located in Gresham and retur
After analysis of evidence, interviews with witnesses, and an autopsy, it was determined that the injuries were self-inflicted. The medical examiner d
On February 5, 2023, at 1:12 p.m., Central Precinct officers were dispatched to the intersection of Southwest 2nd Avenue and Southwest Morrison Street
The victim in this homicide is identified as 20-year-old Tyz’Juan James. The Medical Examiner confirmed the manner and cause of death to be homi
The suspect in this incident is identified as 32-year-old Levi Jon Lapage. Lapage is charged with Attempting to Elude by Vehicle, Reckless Driving, At
On 2/6/23 at approximately 8:41 p.m. officers from the North Precinct responded to North Victory Boulevard underneath Interstate 5 on a report of a pe
Rep. Lori Chavez-DeRemer (OR-05) has announced that she has invited Portland Police Officer Jordan Zaitz to attend the State of the Union Address as h
A crash that left one patient with critical, life-threatening injuries is being investigated by the Major Crash Team (MCT).
On Saturday, F
Two drunk drivers are facing charges after driving the wrong way on Interstate-5 freeway in South Portland this morning.
On Saturday, Febr
The victim of the downtown stabbing Tuesday is identified as Jonathan D. Bennett, 34. His family has been notified of his death, and is requesting pri
On Wednesday, February 1, 2023, Portland Police took a criminal report regarding significant vandalism to the Portland Police Memorial on Waterfront P
After the suspects were safely taken into custody, Major Crimes Unit Detectives, supported by members of the Forensic Evidence Division, served a sear
CORRECTION: This corrects the day of the week, which was misstated in the original release.
Two Portland Police Officers have been transpor
The tow truck driver responsible for hitting another tow truck driver on the side of the Banfield Freeway has been located thanks to news coverage of
The suspect in this case is identified as 30-year-old Christopher Sean O'Connor. O'Connor was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on the
On January 27, 2023, 43-year-old Janae T. Kelley was arrested by the US Marshals Violent Offender Task Force in Chandler, Arizona. Kelley is accused o
A suspect is facing attempted murder and other charges for shooting at a man with a shotgun in the Cully Neighborhood last month.
The pedestrian killed in the January 23, 2023 crash is identified as Mary L. Mark, 64, of Portland. Her family has been notified of her death.