A term regulated by Oregon Revised Statute 166.015: “(1) A person commits the crime of riot if while participating with five or more other persons the person engages in tumultuous and violent conduct and thereby intentionally or recklessly creates a grave risk of causing public alarm. (2) Riot is a Class C felony. [1971 c.743… Continue Reading Riot


Rapid Response Team, Portland’s large protest/nighttime “riot” squad; Currently housed in Tactical Operations w/in Investigations Division. NOT the same thing as “SERT.” References: City of Portland. (2021.)