In a split with the Multnomah County district attorney, two Portland city council members say the city can compel police officers involved in shootings to talk with investigators immediately afterward.
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Police in Portland, Oregon, say they are searching for a homeless man who attacked a couple at a new city-designated swimming beach along the Willamette River.
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Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler is meeting with four police chief finalists this week. The finalists include current chief Mike Marshman and an assistant chief of police from Pittsburgh.
Portland police have released a 51-year-old man who led officers on a 10-hour manhunt through the city's Laurelhurst neighborhood Sunday afternoon.
Detectives with the Portland Police Department's bias crime unit are investigating after someone painted graffiti at a church and school.
The Multnomah County District Attorney will not press charges against a homeless Portland woman who gave birth to a baby on the streets during a winter storm.
The cities of Portland and Gresham have settled a federal lawsuit filed on behalf of a woman whose cell phone was seized by a police officer as she recorded an arrest.
Portland police Sgt. Pete Simpson says officers discovered the man last week while conducting a welfare check. Officers opened the tent after getting no response and found the body of 32-year-old Christopher Martin.
Police say the display was part of an international protest called the Million Mask March.
The city of Portland is under orders to speed up police officer misconduct investigations. But a proposal to streamline the process was panned by the public at a Wednesday hearing.
Officers received a call at about 2:40 p.m. Saturday reporting that someone was struck by a train near Northeast 82nd Avenue and Halsey Street.
Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea is retiring. This comes amidst a criminal investigation into O'Dea shooting his friend.
Portland Police aren’t commenting following an accident Monday afternoon that involved an officer who was likely intoxicated while driving a city-owned vehicle.
In the past three months, 12 people have died in traffic crashes in Portland. The police bureau will begin conducting more patrols.
Two Portland police officers arrested and handcuffed a 12-year-old child this week and charged her with misdemeanor assault and harassment.
Wednesday's hearing suggests Portland police officers are using their fists, batons, Tasers and guns significantly less than they did five years ago.
As Sen. Bernie Sanders prepared to speak at the Moda Center in Portland, activists against police brutality clashed with police Sunday afternoon.
For the past decade, the Portland Police Bureau has spent millions on housing and treatment for homeless people with drug and alcohol addictions. Today, the Portland City Council held up reauthorizing the program for another year, caught off guard by changes the bureau wants to make.