2011 ORS § 181.020¹
Department of State Police established
(1) There is established a Department of State Police.
(2) The department shall consist of sworn members of the state police force appointed under ORS 181.250 (Oregon State Police) and nonsworn professional personnel necessary to carry out the departments public safety functions. [Amended by 1963 c.547 §8; 1971 c.467 §2; 2011 c.547 §2]