News Release from: Portland Police Bureau
PORTLAND POLICE BUREAU OFFICER ARRESTED BY THE MULTNOMAH COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Posted: March 29th, 2012 5:44 PM
Portland Police Officer Scott Elliott was arrested today by members of the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office and charged with ORS 163.432 Online Sexual Corruption of a Child and with ORS 167.057 Luring a Minor. Both are Class "C" felonies.
Officer Elliott is a 22-year member of the Bureau and assigned to East Precinct on the Afternoon Relief. He has been placed on administrative leave without police powers.
As this is an ongoing criminal investigation by an outside agency, the Portland Police Bureau will have no further comment on this case at this time.