2007 ORS § 181.020¹
Department of State Police established

There is established a Department of State Police. The department shall consist of office personnel and the Oregon State Police. The Oregon State Police shall consist of members of the state police force appointed under ORS 181.250 (State police force), state police cadets and legislative security personnel appointed under ORS 181.265 (Qualification for cadets and legislative and executive security personnel). [Amended by 1963 c.547 §8; 1971 c.467 §2]