$500 worth of PPB equipment stolen in car prowl


Anyone with information is urged to contact the police

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Portland Police Bureau is searching for $500 worth of equipment that was stolen out of a Forensic Evidence Division¬†vehicle on Thursday.

Sometime between 3:20 a.m. and 1 p.m., a PPB criminalist with the Forensic Evidence Division had their vehicle broken into. The windows were smashed in and various forensic equipment was taken.

The equipment includes:  

  • Coveralls with PPB Patches
  • Lab Coat with PPB Patches
  • Half Mask Respirator
  • Tyvek Suit
  • Boots
  • Rain Gear
  • Property Bags

Anyone with information is urged to contact Sergeant Paul Meyer at paul.meyer@portlandoregon.gov or call the non-emergency line at 503.823.3333.

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