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OSP Criminal Investigations Division Investigating Former Rainier School District Resouce Officer
Lieutenant Gregg Hastings
Public Information Officer
(503) 731-3020 ext. 247

The Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division is conducting a criminal investigation related to a former Columbia County Sheriff's Office deputy who was a past school resource officer at Rainier High School. The current school resource officer is NOT the person who is the subject of this investigation.
The person who is the subject of this investigation into sex abuse allegations involving a former female high school student has not been arrested and their name will not be released unless he has been charged. He worked for the Columbia County Sheriff's Office for 3 1/2 years and was the Rainier School District resource officer from November 2006 – June 2009. He resigned from their department April 6, 2010.
At this time there is only one alleged victim.
OSP Criminal Investigations Division is working in cooperation with the Columbia County District Attorney's Office and Columbia County Sheriff's Office on this investigation. No other information will be released at this time.
Anyone with information to assist in this case is asked to contact OSP Detective Matthew Beeson at (503) 325-5515 ext. 25.