OREGON CITY, Ore. — A Clackamas County sheriff’s supervisor was placed on paid leave amid allegations that male deputies staged a nude photoshoot at the courthouse for a calendar they gave to a retiring colleague.

The Oregonian/OregonLive reports (http://bit.ly/2xqaQnv ) that the sheriff’s office will launch an internal investigation.

The allegations were contained in an anonymous letter sent to Sheriff Craig Roberts and The Oregonian/OregonLive.

The letter said the calendar contains photos that include nude deputies with objects hiding their genitals, including a gun belt and a firefighter’s hat.

Agency spokesman Ben Frazier says Capt. Dave O’Shaughnessy is on leave. He’s a 24-year veteran with the Sheriff’s Office who heads the civil division.

The sheriff says he’s taking the allegations seriously and this kind of behavior, if true, is not acceptable.

Information from: The Oregonian/OregonLive, http://www.oregonlive.com

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