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Identification Services Section
PO Box 4395
Portland, OR   97208-4395

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Portland,OR   97293-0050

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Oregon Crime Stats

Oregon Criminal Records Statistics

Oregon Criminal Records Statistics

Recorded crime total for 2006: 102,083

Number of crimes per capita: 4839.97

Most "dangerous" Oregon city: Veneta

Crime Threat Level: 4

Other states with a crime threat level of 4:
Alaska - Colorado - Kansas - Kentucky - Virginia - West Virginia

Oregon Criminal Activity Breakdown

Oregon Criminal Activity Breakdown

Murders: 57
Rapes: 826
Robberies: 2,249
Assaults: 4,672
Property Crime: 68,101

Oregon exceeds the national average in:
Rape, Theft, Vehicle Theft

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Are you interested in locating Oregon criminal records? Sometimes people want to know more information about their area before they move and this type of search can really help when trying to figure out which part of town to move into.

Oregon criminal records can be used for employee background checks, checking the accuracy of your own record, finding out where sex offenders are and more. It is always a wise idea to do research on people before you begin to trust them. The people that seem so innocent may not be so innocent but they have learned how to trick people from years of experience.

If you want to find out information for free there are sites that are set up by the state of Oregon which can help you. One of those sites is for the Oregon Department of Corrections. This site will allow you to view photos and information on most wanted criminals, state sex offenders and also see other prison related information.

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