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Chad Opitz

Beaverton Police Department; Portland FBI
Detective and Task Force Officer
Chad Opitz is currently a Detective with the Beaverton Police Department in Beaverton, Oregon, and a Task Force Officer on the Portland FBI Child Exploitation Task Force. He is a 20-year law enforcement officer and has been a detective for the last 13. Detective Opitz is also assigned as an Investigator to the Washington County Major Crimes Team. He has worked sex trafficking related crimes since 2008, with a focus on protecting victims of child exploitation and targeting the pimps that exploit those minors. Detective Opitz is currently the primary investigator on all sex trafficking cases with the Beaverton Police Department. Detective Opitz has also done extensive undercover work in sex trafficking and prostitution investigations.
Detective Opitz has presented at the Dallas Crimes Against Children Conference, the 2016 and 2017 JuST (juvenile sex trafficking) Conferences and is an instructor for classes put on by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) throughout the U.S. Detective Opitz has provided sex trafficking-related training for law enforcement officers, victim advocates, social service workers and prosecutors both in Oregon and nationwide. Detective Opitz has been appointed to the Oregon Department of Justice Trafficking Intervention Advisory Committee by the Oregon Association of Chiefs of Police.

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