Oregon State Police news releases are distributed via email to media and subscribing public through the FlashAlert Newswire Internet service. The FlashAlert Newswire system gives you access to emergency messages, breaking news, and news releases. There is no charge to subscribe to receive Oregon State Police news releases within seconds of when they are sent to the media and subscribers. To subscribe to receive our news releases, emergency alerts, and/or to follow our FlashAlerts via Twitter click on the following link:
The above link not only allows you to subscribe but also gives access to a 30 day archive of OSP news releases sent through FlashAlert Newswire. In addition, OSP provides links to the current year’s news releases on our website.
Oregon State Police news releases can also be viewed in several other languages in addition to English, using the integrated Google Translations feature. To use this feature, find the "drop-down" box in the upper right corner of the website labeled "Select Language". Simply activate the box by clicking on it and selecting any one of the available languages. The page will quickly appear in the selected language.
Thank you for your interest in learning about what the men and women of the Oregon State Police are doing to provide premiere public safety services. If you aren’t able to find a past news release, or have questions regarding our news releases or media relations, please contact:
Lieutenant Josh Brooks
Public Information Officer
Office: (503) 934-1261
Links to Past News Releases