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 Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office operates two corrections facilities, the Multnomah County Detention Center, located inside the Justice Center in Downtown Portland, and Inverness Jail, located in Northeast Portland. The Detention Center also serves as the county’s booking and release location.
.@MultCoRoads is closing Upper Larch Mountain Road today, near milepost 10, for the winter season. The road will reopen next spring. Upper Larch Mountain Road is the highest road in Multnomah Count... 96 Likes 19 Retweets
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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.