Become a Reserve
The Portland Police Reserve Unit is comprised of community members who volunteer their time to fulfill many of the roles handled by full-time police officers.
The Portland Police Reserve Unit has approximately 20 officers and its officers have gone through the same selection process as a paid, full-time officers.
The Portland Police Bureau continuously seeks qualified community members who meet the high standards necessary to become a Portland Police Reserve Officer. The City of Portland and the Bureau of Police are continuously recruiting new members to become part of one of the best law enforcement agencies in the nation.
Go to the following link to apply to become a Portland Police Reserve officer: