Statement from Multnomah County District Attorney Rod Underhill on the vehicular incident in Southwest Portland

The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office is working with our law enforcement partners in response to the tragic events on the campus of Portland State University this morning. District Attorney Rod Underhill has sent Chief Deputy District Attorney Chuck Sparks along with several Deputy District Attorneys and a team from our Victim Advocate Unit to assist in […]

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LEAD® program expands boundaries amid recent success

The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office announces the LEAD® program is expanding into a new part of Portland in an effort to reduce future criminal behavior by people involved in low-level drug offenses and reduce the number of persons of color being arrested and referred to the criminal justice system.

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National Senior Fraud Awareness Day

The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office is proud to support “National Senior Fraud Awareness Day,” which raises awareness about scams targeting our older communities. Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Sam Leineweber is designated to handle some of the county’s toughest senior fraud and elder abuse cases to hold offenders accountable. Leineweber attends conferences and receives […]

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Career planning with high school students

Recently, members of the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office participated in an event that gave students from Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC) and Rosemary Anderson High School (RAHS) the opportunity to connect with professionals working in our community.

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