ORS 181.290¹
Grounds for removal of state police

The Superintendent of State Police may remove members of the Oregon State Police in the manner prescribed in ORS 181.290 (Grounds for removal of state police) to 181.350 (Procedure for review of decision of trial board) for inefficiency, misfeasance, malfeasance, nonfeasance in office, violation of the criminal laws of the state or of the United States, willful violation of any rule or regulation of the Department of State Police, insubordination, forfeiture of license to operate a motor vehicle, or physical or mental disability not incurred in line of duty. [Amended by 1971 c.467 §16]

Notes of Decisions

Transfer of peti­tioner "for purposes of morale" was valid transfer, and thus peti­tioner's refusal to accept transfer constituted "insubordina­tion" within meaning of this sec­tion. Potts v. State Police, 31 Or App 173, 570 P2d 385 (1977) Sup Ct review denied

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 181—State Police; Crime Reporting and Records; Public Safety Standards and Training, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­181.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 181, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­181ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information