|Rainier Police Chief Slain|
|Thursday, 06 January 2011 10:39|
Columbia 911 took the initial call and helped guide the law enforcement response and media frenzy that followed. Tactical dispatchers from Columbia 911 assisted at the scene.
The Sheriff's Office is the Incident Command for the massive public safety response, including the subsequent investigation. Investigators from the Oregon State Police are providing the primary assistance to the investigation through the Columbia County Major Crimes team. The lone Columbia County Sheriff's detective is assigned to the team.