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Patrol Division

The Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division works to maintain your safety and the safety of your property in Washington County. We structure our Patrol team to provide the best possible service through specific beat assignments, community policing, and expert training.

Your Sheriff's Patrol Division works to support public safety and conserve peace for everyone in Washington County.

In unincorporated areas, Sheriff’s deputies are the primary first responders when community members call for service. Deputies also initiate enforcement action (such as issuing traffic citations), investigate misdemeanor and felony crimes, and sustain partnerships with community members, business owners, neighborhoods, and community groups.

On this page, you can access information and services related to our Patrol Division. If you have questions or do not see what you are looking for, please reach out. You can contact us 24 hours a day at 503-846-2700.

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Learn about our Focused Patrol Enforcement

  • Beat Assignments
  • Community Policing
  • Expert Training

Sheriff services by location

  • Countywide services
  • Rural Unincorporated services
  • Enhanced Sheriff’s Patrol District
  • Municipal Partner services

File a police report

  • Report a crime
  • How to file a police report

Schedule a Ride-Along

  • How to schedule
  • What to expect
  • Benefits of this program


Address traffic concerns

  • File a Traffic Complaint
  • Learn about our Traffic Safety Unit
  • Disabled Parking Enforcement
  • Dear Motorist Program

Find victim services

  • Resources for those who’ve fallen victim to crimes

We are committed to fostering a culture of professionalism, trust, and accountability with the communities we serve and within our team.

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We’re hiring

Join a team of public safety leaders committed to service, compassion, and respect for all people.

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Sheriff's Office Headquarters and Jail

215 SW Adams Ave
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123

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