(1)Upon a complaint initiated as provided in ORS 163.744 (Initiation of action seeking citation), a law enforcement officer shall issue a citation ordering the person to appear in court within three judicial days and show cause why the court should not enter a court’s stalking protective order when the officer has probable cause to believe that:
(a)The person intentionally, knowingly or recklessly engages in repeated and unwanted contact with the other person or a member of that person’s immediate family or household thereby alarming or coercing the other person;
(b)It is objectively reasonable for a person in the victim’s situation to have been alarmed or coerced by the contact; and
(c)The repeated and unwanted contact causes the victim reasonable apprehension regarding the personal safety of the victim or a member of the victim’s immediate family or household.
(2)The Department of State Police shall develop and distribute a form for the citation. The form shall be uniform throughout the state and shall contain substantially the following in addition to any other material added by the department:
[1993 c.626 §3; 1995 c.353 §3; 1999 c.1052 §10]
Section 163.735 — Citation; form,