Portland Police are securing the area near SW 3rdAve and SW Main St because of a fire. Smoke is entering the Justice Center creating a hazard for all persons inside. Anyone in the the area move so members Portland Fire & Rescue may safely extinguish the fire. Move away now.
UPDATE: Homicide Victim and Suspect Identified, Mother and Daughter (Photo) https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250976&ec=3&ch=twitter
Portland Police arrested one person during evening demonstration downtown https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250980&ec=1&ch=twitter
PPB has closed the area in downtown Portland between SW Harvey Milk St to SW Colombia Ave / SW Naito Pkwy to SW Broadway Ave. If you are in this area Please leave now.
PPB is aware Federal Officers are currently engaging a crowd in the area of SW 3rd Ave between SW Salmon St/SW Main St. Federal Officers also deployed CS. PPB is asking the community to avoid the area for safety.
Update: Homicide Investigation-Male Identified https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250978&ec=3&ch=twitter
Portland Police Bureau Responds to Fatal Crash in Hazelwood Neighborhood https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250979&ec=1&ch=twitter
UPDATE: Female Victim Indentified, Investigation On-going https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250977&ec=3&ch=twitter
PPB is aware of Federal Officers making arrests in the area of SW 3rd Ave/ SW Main St beginning at about 9:10 p.m. Federal Officers also deployed CS. PPB is asking the community to avoid the area for safety.
There is a group of people walking west on NE Ainsworth St at NE 15th Ave in the north lanes of traffic. Drivers in this area please use caution.
We can confirm the poster spotted in a Hatfield Courthouse window this evening is in fact a Portland Trailblazers poster. 2
#TrafficAlert NB I-405 blocked at Glisan Street due to woman in mental health crisis dangling over the ledge of an overpass. Central Precinct and ECIT Officers are working to try to get the woman to safety and medical treatment.
This is footage from last night at SW 3/Main. Some fires were lit in the area and streets were blocked. Most criminal acts were directed at the Federal Courthouse and Federal Officers made several arrests.
Update: Another Active Homicide Investigation-Male Deceased https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250978&ec=2&ch=twitter
Federal Officers reporting a subject was breaking down a door of the Federal Courthouse with a hammer creating a hole in the door. Officers came out and one was deliberately struck in the head and shoulder with the hammer. An arrest was made. Pepper spray and CS gas deployed.
PPB is aware of another arrest made by Federal Officers at SW 3/Madison at approximately 11:00 p.m. related to vandalizing the Federal Courthouse
There are currently several dozen people in the street on SW 3 AVE/SW Main St near the Justice Center. Drivers please use caution in this vicinity.
I am deeply disturbed by the loss of life our City has seen in such a short time. Please help our investigators with tips and information as we pursue those responsible.
One person shot in Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250978&ec=1&ch=twitter
UPDATE: Female Victim Deceased, Investigation On-going https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250977&ec=2&ch=twitter
PPB is aware of an arrest made by Federal Officers at SW 3/Madison for damage to government property. During the arrest, the subject fought officers and pepper spray was deployed by Federal Officers.
Portland officer shares experience of racism during protests https://www.kgw.com/article/news/local/protests/portland-officer-shares-experience-as-black-man-on-protest-front-lines/283-94e5fedf-542b-4bbb-acc3-749e2b7aa7f7?utm_campaign=snd-autopilot
UPDATE: Female Victim Deceased, Detectives Investigating https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250976&ec=2&ch=twitter
Fairview: police to a mobile home park, NE 210/Sandy, caller reports an unknown male is inside the "club house", officers on scene requesting a K9 unit
Portland: report of a severe two car accident, NE 122/Sacramento, fire on scene, expect delays in the area
Portland: fire to an apartment on fire with a person stuck inside, N Fiske/Fessenden, expect delays in the area
Portland: police reporting, well, read the tweet. We can’t monitor @PortlandPolice anymore, so we will just retweet what they tweet... occasionally.
Gresham: police to SE 162/Stark, report of 4 people in the street shooting fireworks at passing cars
Portland: fire to SE 157/Stark, report of a car set on fire by fireworks and is full of fireworks which are going off while the car burns
Portland: fire to the federal building on SW 1st, report that an underground electrical panel blew open and is on fire with the metal door standing open, #AvoidTheArea SW 1st/Madison
Portland: fire responding to a report of bushes on fire, N Todd/N Swenson, a second caller reports it’s actually a house on fire, #AvoidTheArea
Portland: fire to the west end of the Fremont Bridge on SW Naito, caller reports smoke coming from the bank of the river
Gresham: police and medical to SE 162/Stark, report of a male laying in the middle of the road, possible overdose
Washington County: report of a female beating an individual on the side of Hwy 26 at Bethany/Cornell, also throwing rocks
Everyone Everywhere: we wish all of you the happiest of Independence Days. May all of you retain most, if not all, of your appendages. #BestFollowersEver
Milwaukie: police looking for a vehicle that may have been involved in a hit and run in which a 2 year old was killed. Vehicle described as a white, 2 door pickup. Please contact @MilwaukiePD with any information. 503-786-7500.
Portland: for anyone wondering why the St. Johns Bridge was closed earlier, fire crews were rescuing a kitten.
Gaston (Washington County): fully involved house fire, deputies report either gun shots or ammo exploding inside the residence, follow @WashCoScanner for more updates
Update: Shelter in Place in Area of SERT Callout-Subject Believed to be Armed https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/news/read.cfm?id=250933&ec=2&ch=twitter
Portland: PIO is responding to a SERT (SWAT) call, media staging area is SE 6/Tacoma, probably best to #AvoidTheArea, follow local media and @PortlandPolice for more info since we still have no way to listen to dispatched calls
Portland: police and medical to SE 137/Foster for a report of a stabbing, please #AvoidTheArea (and, no, we still can’t listen to Portland East, North or Central Dispatch)
Portland: central has non-emergency traffic off the air while officers contact people who were possibly waving a gun around, area of Plaid Pantry on SE Grand (possibly Grand/Burnside), please #AvoidTheArea