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Oregon State Police: Agency Subdivisions

The Public Service Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Oregon State Police. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

The Public Service Building in Salem houses the central offices of the Oregon State Police. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

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Criminal Investigation Division
Address: 255 Capitol St. NE, 4th Floor, Salem 97310
Phone: 503-378-3720
Fax: 503-378-8282
Email: ask.osp@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/OSP/CID/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Captain Jeff Hershman
Statutory Authority: ORS 181.030


Duties and Responsibilities: The Criminal Investigation Division (CID) is the investigative resource of the Department of State Police and delivers statewide services in support of the agency’s vision to provide “Premier public safety services for Oregon.”


The CID Major Crimes Section, the Drug Enforcement Section, and the Sex Offender Registration Unit work in conjunction with other state police divisions to enhance livability and safety by protecting the people, property and natural resources of Oregon.


Detectives are strategically located across the state to support local law enforcement with major criminal investigations and on interagency teams. They also provide criminal investigative services on state property and at state institutions.

 

Criminal Justice Information Systems and Law Enforcement Data Systems
Address: 3710 Portland Rd. NE, Bldg. C, Salem 97301
Phone: 503-378-5565
Fax: 503-378-2121
Email: Helpdesk.leds@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/osp/CJIS/Pages/index.aspx
Statutory Authority: ORS 181.730


Duties and Responsibilities: The Criminal Justice Information Systems and Law Enforcement Data Systems provide information sharing services for security background checks and for assisting law enforcement and criminal justice agencies in their investigations.


Fish and Wildlife Division
Address: 255 Capitol St. NE, 4th Floor, Salem 97310
Phone: 503-378-3720
Fax: 503-378-8282
Email: osp.fwd@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/OSP/FW/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Captain Jeff Samuels
Statutory Authority: ORS 181.020


Duties and Responsibilities: The purpose of the Fish and Wildlife Division is to ensure compliance with the laws and regulations that protect and enhance the long-term health and equitable utilization of Oregon’s fish and wildlife resources and the habitats upon which they depend. Other important services include public safety and enforcement of criminal and traffic laws.

 

Forensic Services Division
Address: 255 Capitol St. NE, 4th Floor, Salem 97310
Phone: 503-378-3720
Fax: 503-363-5475
Email: osp.forensics@state.or.us
Web: http://www.oregon.gov/OSP/FORENSICS/Pages/OSP%20FORENSICS.aspx
Contact: Captain Ted Phillips
Statutory Authority: ORS 181.066–181.080


Duties and Responsibilities: The Forensic Services Division is a nationally accredited forensic laboratory system serving all state and local law enforcement agencies, medical examiners and prosecuting attorneys in Oregon. The division also performs forensic analysis on criminal cases for the defense upon a court order.


The division provides Oregon’s only full service forensic laboratory system. Our analysts provide technical assistance and training, evaluate and analyze evidence, interpret results, and provide expert testimony related to the full spectrum of physical evidence recovered from crime scenes.

 

Gaming Division
Address: 3400 State St., G-750, Salem 97301
Phone: 503-378-6999
Fax: 503-378-6878
Email: ask.osp@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/OSP/GAMING/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Major Joel Lujan
Statutory Authority: ORS 181.050, Chapter 463


Duties and Responsibilities: The Gaming Division consists of the Lottery Gaming Section and Tribal Gaming Section, both working to ensure that all gaming activities are conducted with fairness, integrity, honesty and security; and the Oregon State Athletic Commission, striving to protect the public and participants involved in ring sports.

 

Medical Examiner Division
Address: 13309 SE 84th Ave., Suite 100, Clackamas 97015
Phone: 971-673-8200
Email: eugene.gray@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/OSP/SME/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Dr. Karen Gunson, Medical Examiner
Statutory Authority: ORS Chapter 146


Duties and Responsibilities: The purpose of the Medical Examiner Division is to provide direction and support to the state death investigation program. The medical examiner manages all aspects of the state medical examiner program and has responsibility for technical supervision of county offices in each of Oregon’s 36 counties.

 

Patrol Services Division
Address: 255 Capitol St. NE, 4th Floor, Salem 97310
Phone: 503-378-3720
Fax: 503-378-8282
Email: osp.psd@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/OSP/PATROL/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Captain David Anderson
Statutory Authority: ORS Chapter 181


Duties and Responsibilities: The purpose of the Patrol Services Division is to provide a uniform presence and law enforcement services throughout the state, with a primary responsibility for crash reduction, crime reduction and other transportation safety issues, as well as to respond to emergency calls for service on Oregon’s state and interstate highways.


State Fire Marshal
Address: 4760 Portland Rd. NE, Salem 97305-1760
Phone: 503-378-3473
Fax: 503-373-1825
Email: oregon.sfm@state.or.us
Web: www.oregon.gov/osp/sfm/Pages/index.aspx
Contact: Jim Walker, State Fire Marshal
Statutory Authority: ORS 476.020


Duties and Responsibilities: The Office of State Fire Marshal works to protect citizens, their property and the environment from fire and hazardous materials.


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