2015 ORS 181A.160¹
Fingerprints, identifying data, disposition report required upon arrest

(1) Immediately upon the arrest of a person for a crime for which criminal offender information must be provided under ORS 181A.165 (Crimes for which criminal offender information is required), a law enforcement agency shall:

(a) Place the arrested person’s fingerprints and identifying data on forms prescribed or furnished by the Department of State Police, photograph the arrested person and promptly transmit the form and photograph to the department.

(b) If the arrest is disposed of by the arresting agency, cause the disposition report to be completed and promptly transmitted to the department.

(c) If the arrest is not disposed of by the agency, cause the disposition report to be forwarded to the court that will dispose of the charge for further action in accordance with ORS 181A.175 (Transmittal of disposition report).

(2) A law enforcement agency may record, in addition to fingerprints, the palm prints, sole prints, toe prints or other personal identifiers when, in the discretion of the agency, it is necessary to effect identification of the persons or to the investigation of the crime charged.

(3) A law enforcement agency, for the purpose of identification, may record and submit to the department the fingerprints of persons arrested for crimes for which criminal offender information is not required under ORS 181A.165 (Crimes for which criminal offender information is required). [Formerly 181.511]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181A—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training; Private Security Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors181A.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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