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PPB Releases Investigative Files Regarding Officer-Involved Shooting - 02/11/20

The Portland Police Bureau is releasing the investigative files regarding the officer-involved shooting of Sarah Brown, which occurred on March 8, 2018. Brown was wounded in the shooting and was indicted for crimes related to that night. On January 31, 2020, Brown pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree attempted murder, two counts of unlawful use of a weapon and one count of first-degree burglary. Now that the case has been adjudicated, the Police Bureau has published the investigative files on the Bureau's Open Data page, which can be found here: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/article/679708

The Portland Police Bureau Directive that provides guidelines for members' actions related to reporting and investigating deadly force incidents may be found at: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/police/article/656780

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