Medical key cutting machine stolen in SE Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Police Bureau is asking for information regarding the burglary of a  locksmith in southeast Portland.

On March 30, around 6:50 a.m. the Portland Police Bureau responded to a locksmith in the 700 block of Southeast Grand Avenue that had been burglarized.

The stolen items include a commercial key cutting machine, specialized tools and cash. The suspect or suspects were able to get into the building bu cutting a hole into the wall. Police said in a press release that the entry appeared to be made by professional tools.

Here is a machine that looks similar to the one stolen:

Key cutting machine

Key cutting machine


If you have any information on this incident please contact Officer Lecarno at or the non-emergency line at (503) 823-3333 (case number 20-103695).

The Portland Police Bureau is sharing a list of tips to prevent commercial burglaries, particularly during the COVID-19 epidemic, click here for more info.

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