ORS 181.400¹
Interference with personal and property rights of others

No member of the state police shall in any way interfere with the rights or property of any person, except for the prevention of crime, or the capture or arrest of persons committing crimes. [Amended by 1971 c.467 §25; 1991 c.145 §1]

Notes of Decisions

Statute's pro­hi­bi­­tion against po­lit­i­cal ac­tivity by members of state police violated Article I, sec­tion 8, of the Oregon Constitu­tion. Oregon State Police Assn. v. State of Oregon, 308 Or 531, 783 P2d 7 (1989)

Law Review Cita­tions

27 WLR 381 (1991)

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