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Featured Programs

The mission of the Oregon Association Chiefs of Police is to serve as the “professional voice” of law enforcement in Oregon. Toward our objective, we are pleased to offer a wide range of programs designed to benefit police leaders, their agencies and the communities they serve.


The Oregon Accreditation Alliance exists to improve the quality of law enforcement agencies in the State of Oregon and ultimately the quality of services provided to the citizens of the state.



Physical Abilities Test

The OACP purchased and deployed ten ORPAT systems in police agencies strategically located throughout the state in order to make the Oregon Physical Abilities Test accessible to all Oregon police agencies.



Traffic Safety Center

Visit the traffic safety center to access information regarding traffic safety grants, a calendar of important events and additional traffic safety resources and links.



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The passing of the gavel; Out-going President Ron Noble hands over responsibilities to In-coming President Scott Russell at the 2014 Annual Conference. ...

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Oregon Association Chiefs of Police shared KATU News's photo. ...

Three people were shot at a Northeast Portland house last night. Police believe it was gang-related. Watch #LiveonK2 all morning for updates. Click here for more:

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Oregon Association Chiefs of Police shared KATU News's photo. ...

A Portland man found himself face to face with the suspected gunman in yesterday's police shooting. "(He) said something to the effect of 'I don't want to do this but I will shoot you,"' he said. Watch:

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The Oregon Association Chiefs of Police was founded in 1953 with the intended purpose of enhancing the professionalism of Law Enforcement in Oregon. The founding Chiefs envisioned creating an association that would promote training and information sharing to facilitate the professional growth of Chiefs of Police, command staff, supervisors, line officers and support personnel. The Oregon Association Chiefs of Police rapidly became a leader both on the state and national level in the effort to enhance the profession.