About the Portland Police Bureau
The Portland Police Bureau maintains five state-of-the-art precincts, with over 1,000 sworn personnel
and 350 professional staff. They are the largest police agency in Oregon. A partial list of assignments within the Portland
Police Bureau includes: Patrol; Neighborhood response team; School liaison officer; Bicycle patrol; Traffic enforcement; Horse patrol; Domestic violence investigation; Crime analyst; K9 unit; Drug and vice investigations; Gang enforcement; Air support; Special Emergency Response Team (SERT); and,
Explosive Disposal Unit (bomb squad).