2015 ORS § 404.115¹
Restriction of access to search and rescue area

The sheriff of each county, the person performing the sheriffs duties under ORS 404.110 (Search and rescue activities) or duly assigned military or state police personnel may restrict access to a specific search and rescue area. No unauthorized person shall then enter into a restricted area or interfere with a search and rescue. Provision shall be made for reasonable access by members of the media in the performance of newsgathering and reporting. Access shall be restricted for a reasonable period of time necessary to accomplish the search and rescue. [Formerly 401.570]