Welcome, it is my honor to serve as your Multnomah County Sheriff! Our agency is dedicated to providing exemplary public safety services to everyone in Multnomah County.
It’s our privilege to provide a wide range of services including policing, jail operations, search and rescue, river patrol and civil processes.
We understand that community trust is the foundation of our agency and we value the positive relationship we have with the diverse communities we serve. By treating everyone with dignity and respect we enhance the safety and wellbeing of all community members.
The Concealed Handgun Unit administers and manages all aspects of applying for and the issuance of concealed carry licenses. The Unit is responsible for investigating applicants and issuing concealed handgun licenses to those who meet the legal standards set by the ORS. The Unit monitors existing licenses and, when necessary, revokes licenses for reasons consistent with the law.
Scammers are at it again! We heard over the weekend from a concerned community member regarding a phone scam seeking money and confidential personal information. The phone calls are from individuals posing as a Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office employee. The Read More 9 Likes
The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office is seeking public feedback on proposed policy and procedures. We are in the process of reviewing the following draft(s): • XXX.XX Arrest Authority for Sworn Corrections Members • XXX.XX Supervisor Duties and Conflicting, Improper, Unlawful Read More 6 Likes
Today, is #DrugTakeBackDay. You can drop off unwanted pain pills at multiple safe disposal site’s around the region. The DEA’s Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths. Locate a collect site: Read More 3 Comments 12 Likes
Saturday is @DEAHQ#DrugTakeBackDay! While we are not hosting any events, many partner agencies are. Visit https://t.co/fTMOWs8VL5 to find a location near you. Help prevent drug addiction and reduce overdose deaths by turning in unwanted & expired drugs and medications!... 4 Likes
We are always happy to support our rural fire districts! Yesterday, we donated hazmat gear that was no longer in use to the Corbett and Sauvie Island Fire Departments. These small operations rely on volunteers and community support to provide Read More 3 Comments 113 Likes
We are always happy to support our rural fire districts! Today, we donated hazmat gear that was no longer in use to the Corbett and Sauvie Island Fire Departments. The chiefs at each department were grateful to receive the equipment.... 24 Likes
Would your friends say you are courageous and compassionate? These are qualities we look for at Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office! A career with us gives you generous starting pay, comprehensive benefits and retirement package. As a deputy, you’ll be part Read More 4 Comments 20 Likes
Do you Move Over when you see emergency vehicles on the shoulder? It’s not just the right thing to do for everyone’s safety, it’s also the law! When approaching any emergency vehicle on the side of the road (this includes Read More 8 Comments 60 Likes
It’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month! This week is focused on fighting phishing attempts. Phishing attacks use email or malicious websites to infect your machine with malware and viruses to collect personal and financial information. Phishing can often lead to vulnerabilities that Read More 14 Likes
Senate Bill 111This video was created as a result of the SB111 Planning Authority. It was presented to a recent citizen outreach group in Gresham, Oregon and has been used to train local law enforcement.