Oregon Statutes - Chapter 162 - Offenses Against the State and Public Justice - Section 162.385 - Giving false information to peace officer for a citation or arrest on a warrant.

(1) A person commits the crime of giving false information to a peace officer for issuance or service of a citation or for an arrest on a warrant if the person knowingly uses or gives a false or fictitious name, address or date of birth to any peace officer for the purpose of:

(a) The officer’s issuing or serving the person a citation under authority of ORS 133.055 to 133.076 or ORS chapter 153; or

(b) The officer’s arresting the person on a warrant.

(2) A person who violates this section commits a Class A misdemeanor. [1983 c.661 §11; 1999 c.1051 §70; 2003 c.777 §1; 2007 c.771 §1]

Note: 162.385 was added to and made a part of ORS chapter 133 by legislative action. It was not added to ORS chapter 162 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Section:  Previous  162.360  162.365  162.367  162.369  162.370  162.375  162.380  162.385  162.390  162.400  162.405  162.410  162.415  162.420  162.425  Next

Last modified: August 7, 2008