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The Multnomah County District Attorney is responsible for prosecuting offenders who commit state criminal law violations in Multnomah County.

Mike Schmidt is the elected District Attorney in Multnomah County. The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office has approximately 200 staff members, including 78 appointed Deputy District Attorneys.

The Multnomah County District Attorney is responsible for prosecuting offenders who commit state criminal law violations in Multnomah County.

Mike Schmidt is the elected District Attorney in Multnomah County. The Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office has approximately 200 staff members, including 78 appointed Deputy District Attorneys.

Latest News

  • Statement from Multnomah County DA Mike Schmidt
    June 17, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt released a statement regarding the Portland Police Bureau Rapid Response Team.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces Portland Police officer indicted over August 2020 use of force incident
    June 15, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that a grand jury indicted Portland Police Officer Corey Budworth with one count of Assault in the Fourth Degree for alleged criminal conduct that occurred during a riot.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces a 60-month prison sentence in civil unrest, arson case
    June 14, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that Gavaughn Streeter-Hillerich received a 60-month prison sentence after pleading guilty to one count of Arson in the First Degree.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces Multnomah County Child Abuse Team secures 20-year prison sentence
    June 9, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that Glenn Robinson received a 20-year prison sentence for sexually abusing two children.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces 17-year prison sentence following a child sexual abuse investigation
    June 9, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that Mark Burlingame received a 17-year prison sentence for child-related sex crimes.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces charges following an alleged racially motivated attack against a homeless man
    June 4, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt filed criminal charges against Mark Meeks who is accused of using racial hate speech and threatening to cause serious physical injury to another person based on his perception of the victim’s race.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces 10 people charged following civil unrest incidents
    June 4, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that 10 people have been charged with various felony crimes that occurred during three separate incidents of civil unrest.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces 400-month prison sentence for Charles Moi Moi
    June 1, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that Charles Moi Moi received a 400-month prison sentence after being convicted of one count of Manslaughter in the First Degree with a Firearm, one count of Robbery in the First Degree and one count of Compelling Prostitution. 

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  • DA Mike Schmidt provides community update following downtown riot
    May 26, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt filed charges against Jarrid Huber, Elizabeth Hall, Emery Hall and Jacob Myers.

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  • A video message from District Attorney Mike Schmidt on the anniversary of George Floyd’s murder
    May 25, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt released the following statement on the anniversary of George Floyd’s murder.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces resolution in May Day 2019 riot and assault case
    May 21, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced Ian Kramer pleaded guilty to one count of Riot, one count of Assault in the Second Degree and one count of Unlawful Use of a Weapon.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces criminal charges in animal neglect case
    May 18, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced the filing of a 185-count charging document against the owners of Woofin Palooza LLC for the alleged inappropriate housing and confinement of more than 100 dogs and cats that resulted in criminal animal neglect.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt provides community update on recent court appearances
    May 17, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt provided a community update on several violent crime cases.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces indictment in cannabis shop robbery, murder investigation
    May 7, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that a grand jury indicted Daniel Mugisha for the alleged murder of Michael Arthur.

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  • District Attorney Mike Schmidt appoints outside co-lead prosecutor
    May 5, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced the appointment of Samuel Kauffman, a private practice attorney, to serve as a co-lead prosecutor to review the death investigation of Israel Berry, who died after a Gresham Police officer shot him on May 31, 2020.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt files charges after May Day civil unrest in Portland, Oregon
    May 3, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt charged three people connected to the civil unrest that occurred on May Day.

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  • Multnomah County DA Mike Schmidt and Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announce partnership to investigate the death of Robert Douglas Delgado
    April 29, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt and Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced a partnership between both offices to investigate the death of Robert Douglas Delgado.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt calls for community assistance after 7 people shot in Gresham, Oregon 
    April 27, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt released the following statement following the shooting of at least seven people in Gresham.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt provides community update on three recent arrests
    April 26, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that three people are being charged following recent instances of civil unrest.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt announces murder suspect charged in second alleged homicide
    April 23, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt announced that a grand jury indicted Quentin Blackmon for the alleged murder of Thomas Hammond.

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  • DA Mike Schmidt releases video statement, community update on recent riot charges
    April 22, 2021

    Today, Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt released a video statement and community update on the riot charges filed that are associated with recent property damage.

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  • Multnomah County proclaims this week as “National Crime Victims’ Rights Week”
    April 22, 2021

    Today, the Multnomah County Board of County Commissioners proclaimed the week of April 18 through April 24, 2021 as “National Crime Victims’ Rights Week” in Multnomah County.

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