2023 OSSA Annual Report

April 2, 2024
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OSSA Newsletter Summer 2023

June 29, 2023
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2022 Annual Report

February 27, 2023
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OSSA Statement regarding Measure 114 – 11/17/22

November 21, 2022

November 17, 2022 Statement on Measure 114 The Oregon State Sheriffs’ Association (OSSA) has been receiving a number of inquiries about how and when Measure 114 will be implemented. OSSA understands that Oregonians have strong opinions on this measure, and many who believe that it is a violation of their Second Amendment rights. Any violation […]

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OSSA and Measure 114

October 24, 2022

In November 2022, Oregon voters will be asked to consider Measure 114, the Reduction of Gun Violence Act. There are a number of serious concerns OSSA has raised in its review of this measure. OSSA President, Deschutes County Sheriff Nelson shares these concerns in this video. You can also read more on page 14 of […]

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2021 Annual Report

May 12, 2022
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Oregon State Sheriffs’ Association – 2020 Annual Report

January 9, 2021
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November 17, 2020

The Oregon State Sheriffs’ Association, the Oregon Association of Chiefs of Police, and the Oregon State Police encourage all Oregonians to comply with the Governor’s Executive Order during the two-week coronavirus freeze.⁠ Oregonians have a strong tradition of unifying to protect the most vulnerable members of our communities. As your fellow community members, please join […]

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August 31, 2020

As law enforcement professionals, we believe puthriving communities. We are committed to the well-being of the communities we serve and support the right to assembly and free speech enshrined in our constitution. As statewide associations, we are deeply concerned about the criminal acts at recent protest events in Portland that have put community livability and […]

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March 29, 2020

Statement from Oregon Association Chiefs of Police, Oregon State Sheriffs’ Association, and Oregon State Police in response to the tragic death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Oregon’s Police Chiefs, Oregon sheriffs, and the State Police Superintendent are unified in condemning the reprehensible actions and tactics demonstrated in Minneapolis that resulted in the tragic death of […]

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