Contact Mayor Hales and Portland City Council

TODAY

Ask them to increase our police staffing. 

 

 
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“Inadequate staffing in the Police Bureau is hurting our communities and putting all of us at risk. Nothing is more basic to the livability of a city than public safety. We need City Council to take immediate action to fix this critical staffing shortage. Our City and our officers deserve better.”  

- Daryl Turner, President of the PPA

 

WE SHOULD HAVE ENOUGH POLICE OFFICERS
TO MEET OUR COMMUNITY'S
PUBLIC SAFETY PRIORITIES

Assisting our citizens with mental illness and those
suffering mental health crises

Community engagement

Proactive policing

Ensuring the safety of our citizens and our officers

Responding to calls for service

Investigating and solving crimes

Addressing a deadly upswing in gun and gang violence

Serving those impacted by livability issues
surrounding homelessness

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$49 MILLION BUDGET SURPLUS + BACK-TO-BASICS CITY GOVERNMENT
Our city should be attentive to public safety.

Tell Mayor Hales and City Council that having enough police matters.