Oregon is the only state where a citizen can issue a traffic citation. You have to be able to identify the driver and you have to appear in court to testify in support of the citation.
Portland was named by a coin flip. Had the coin landed the other way, the city would be Boston, Oregon.
In Oregon, a citizen may issue a traffic ticket to a Law Enforcement Officer under ORS 153.058.
Did you know that an Oregon adult resident who has been diagnosed, by a physician, with a terminal illness that will kill the patient within six months may request in writing, from his or her physician, a prescription for a lethal dose of medication for the purpose of ending the patient’s life?