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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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  • Talking Beat - Podcast

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Portland Police Bureau is to reduce crime and the fear of crime. We work with all community members to preserve life, maintain human rights, protect property and promote individual responsibility and community commitment.

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  1. Dec 4

    NewsBeat - 003 - December 2019

    On this episode of NewsBeat we talk about: Driving Under the Influence, Active Shooter Response information, Package Theft from porches and cars and tips to avoid charity fraud.

  2. Nov 18

    The Sunshine Division

    The Portland Police Sunshine Division provides free emergency food and clothing to people in our community. We wanted to take a closer look at this long time agency and find out why police are involved, and how people can access it's services.

  3. Nov 1

    NewsBeat - 002 - November 2019

    November is Fraud Awareness Month, there is also an update from missions at North Precinct.

  4. Oct 16

    Domestic Violence Reduction Unit

    On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men. In our own community, Portland police officers respond to domestic violence calls every day. Those calls are then turned over to a specialized unit.

  5. Sep 27

    NewsBeat - 001 - October 2019

    This episode covers recent Traffic Missions, Street Racing, Bias Crimes and the work of the Gun Violence Reduction Team.

Sunshine Division

We offer food assistance six days a week at our warehouse and 24 hour food assistance through Portland Police Officers. Learn more »