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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- The Tennessee highway patrol wants to make sure people are buckling up and not driving distracted. They say it could save a person's life. When heading out on the road, the Tennessee highway patrol, wants to remind drivers to be careful. Statewide fatalities are ...
The Wyoming highway patrol are leaders and partners in public safety ensuring a safer tomorrow. The Wyoming highway patrol is looking for candidates who are committed to serving and protecting the public through enforcement, education, and partnerships while earning the trust and respect of those ...

The fine for speeding is now double what it was in a 75 mile per hour zone. Montana highway patrol trooper Brad Moore said a community's growing population is putting more cars on the road, with more distractions than ever available to drivers. Moore told NBC Montana even with all the changes, enforcement stayed the ...
But, Pace said, the highway patrol's advice would be to stay in the car. "We do advise that, especially in this type of situation where there is inclement weather and slick road conditions, to stay inside the vehicle and be buckled up," Pace said. Had the woman stayed in the car, Pace said, she would have ...
TUSCARAWAS CO., OH (WCMH) -- Ohio State Highway Patrol officers in a helicopter located a 9-year-old boy who ran away from home early Saturday morning in a wooded area of Tuscarawas County. The Tuscarawas County Sheriff's Department, Dover fire department, and state troopers had been ...
The highway patrol plans to trade out its force of 175 white vehicles over the next four to five years. Col. Michael Gerhart, the superintendent of the agency, told Forum News Service black vehicles would be easier to spot than white ones during white-out conditions, which could "enhance the safety of the ...

DOVER, Ohio - Tuscarawas County Sheriff Orvis Campbell says from the moment his department got the call from a desperate mother saying her son had run away there was an urgency to find him. The nine-year-old boy wandered into the darkness around his family's home, surrounded by snow-covered, ...
The S.C. Highway Patrol is looking for a vehicle they said left a crash scene after striking and killing a 3-year-old boy around 11:30 p.m. Monday. Jayden Thiel ... Anyone with information about Jayden's death can call the highway patrol at 843-953-6010 or crime Stoppers at 843-554-1111. Investigators ...
A North Carolina State Highway Patrol trooper won't face criminal charges after intentionally colliding with a speeding vehicle he was pursuing nearly a year ago. The chase brought him through Union and Anson counties, and resulted in a crash that killed two teenage passengers. But months after the ...
Two people were killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Highway 54 near Mexico, MO., and multiple crashes in the Lake of the Ozarks area landed drivers in the hospital during a dangerously icy weekend across Missouri. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, an SUV rollover ...
ORIGINAL: Troop F of the Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed they responded to dozens of crashes over four hours Saturday afternoon. From 2 - 6 p.m. deputies responded to 33 crashes and reported 3 injuries. Deputies did not confirm whether or not all the crashes were caused by weather-related ...
CHEYENNE - A Laramie County District Court judge sentenced a former Wyoming highway patrol trooper to probation Friday for felony property destruction. Robert King admitted last year to getting angry during a divorce with his now-ex-wife, Breanna Bennett, and causing more than $2,000 worth of ...
Escambia County, FL (WKRG) - The Florida highway patrol is currently looking for a hit and run vehicle. According to a press release from the FHP, the crash occurred February 9, 2018 at 10:00 pm on Michigan. Ave, west of Valley Escondido Dr. The hit and run vehicle collided with Mr. Waymon Dale ...
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. - An 80-year-old man has been charged after hitting a North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper's vehicle while failing to obey the move over law. Troopers said Edward Hicks wasn't paying full attention to the roadway as Trooper Danny Burgess was blocking traffic on US 29 ...
NC Highway Patrol says an accident on Highway 264 west in Pitt County Friday morning was caused by a driver who fell asleep at the wheel. "When I'm tired and I'm driving, I'm definitely not driving like I usually would," Willhite says. John Fogarty is a sleep disorder doctor at physicians East in Greenville.
UPDATE (February 8, 2018 5:54 p.m.): The person who was struck and killed was an adult male in his 50's, according to the California Highway Patrol. The cyclist and truck were both heading north on Palm Ave. when the truck struck the cyclist, according to CHP. Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies were ...
(KSFY) - The South Dakota highway patrol will hold recruiting seminars over the next few weeks in an effort to add more female troopers to its ranks. Seminars are planned for February 15 in Pierre at the capital Lake Visitors Center from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., and March 6 in both Aberdeen at the Caribou Coffee ...

A Missouri Highway Patrol trooper is recuperating from a broken leg after a driver plowed into the rear of the trooper's vehicle during a traffic stop on Interstate 170 early Sunday. The suspected drunken driver hit the trooper's vehicle at 3:25 a.m. on northbound I-170 near St. Louis Lambert International ...
Troopers will conduct a driving while intoxicated saturation across Troop B in February as well as a Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement operation in Linn and Sullivan counties. Commanding Officer Captain James Wilt says the enforcement operations enable the Patrol to enhance its efforts in removing ...
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announced sometime during the month of February, troopers will conduct a DWI saturation across Troop B. Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announced sometime during the month of February, troopers will ...
A Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper was taken to a hospital early Sunday morning following a rear-end crash involving his squad car. Just before 3:30 a.m. the officer was conducting a traffic stop on northbound 170, just north of Sudder Road. Both the trooper and the person pulled over were inside ...
Oklahoma City (AP) -- The Oklahoma highway patrol says six people have been killed on state roads in separate crashes. Troopers say 76-year-old Tommie Ann Scott was killed Saturday in a crash east of Soper in Choctaw County. Earlier Saturday, a three-vehicle crash near Ada in Pontotoc County left 53-year-old ...
The Tennessee highway patrol is taking applications for its spring citizens' academy. Classes begin March 20 at The 510 Center at McGhee Tyson Airport. Sessions will run from 6-9 p.m. for 10 weeks every Tuesday. The deadline to register is Tuesday, Feb. 6. The academy consists of about 30 hours of ...
A multi-vehicle crash in Lehigh Acres on Friday night was likely due to racing, according to law enforcement. The Florida highway patrol cited 41-year-old Juan Alberto Luna, of Lehigh Acres, with reckless driving after a crash. Luna was not injured. The crash occurred at Lee Boulevard and Curtis Avenue.
In 2017, the Ohio State Highway Patrol investigated a wide range of felony offenses and saw an increase in total drug arrests from 2016. RELATED: Five big drug busts that have happened recently in Butler County. Troopers made 16,653 total drug arrestslast year, representing a 25 percent increase ...
Tennessee highway patrol Trooper Russell Bernard, assigned to the THP Nashville Interdiction Plus unit, stopped a rental vehicle on Wednesday, on Interstate 40 in Dickson County near the 179 mile marker for a traffic violation. Trooper Bernard spoke with both occupants and observed several signs of ...
(WIBW) - The Kansas highway patrol has a message for those enjoying this year's Super Bowl - buzzed driving is drunk driving. KHP, along with the Kansas Dept. of Transportation, say they understand this Sunday's football celebration will most likely involve alcohol. But they want people to ensure fans ...
One trooper with the Kansas highway patrol wanted to make sure people knew how to properly merge onto an interstate, and it does not include traveling below the speed limit. "It's called acceleration, people," said Trooper Ben, a spokesperson for KHP. "When you get into the interstate, you got to ...
The lawyer for a Tennessee highway patrol officer accused of groping a Campbell County mother during a traffic stop and pulling her over again three ... A Tennessee highway patrol trooper has been stripped of his gun and cruiser pending an investigation into allegations he groped a Campbell County ...
-Debra L. Clark, 63, Lisbon Street, Minerva, went off the road and into a ditch while rounding a bend on state Route 172 in Hanover Township at 7:50 a.m. Tuesday. -- Jeffrey D. Vasilliu, 62, Booth Street, Minerva, was cited for failure to stop an assured cleared distance after he drove into the rear of a ...
One trooper with the Kansas highway patrol wanted to make sure people knew how to properly merge onto an interstate, and it does not include traveling below the speed limit. "It's called acceleration, people," said Trooper Ben, a spokesperson for KHP. "When you get into the interstate, you got to ...
Sweetwater County, Wyo. - Wyoming highway patrol Troopers in Cheyenne help track down two teenage victims of human trafficking. On Saturday, January 20th, Wyoming highway patrol Troopers were dispatched to an Attempt To Locate involving a blue extended cab pickup with Washington plates.
A Tennessee highway patrol trooper has been stripped of his gun and cruiser pending an investigation into allegations he groped a Campbell County mother during a traffic stop and pulled her over a second time three hours later, saying, "We have to stop meeting like this." State Trooper Isaiah Lloyd, 25, ...
The Nevada Highway Patrol announced Wednesday that it will at least double the number of troopers patrolling roads in the Las Vegas Valley over a two-week period. Beginning Thursday, drivers can expect to see a sharp increase in troopers targeting impaired drivers. The increased presence will last ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Tennessee State Troopers are on alert to make sure you abide by the rules of the road. The State highway patrol has teamed up with the Tennessee Department of Transportation to enforce the "move over" law. If you see a vehicle on the side of the road, the law ...
San Diego (KGTV) - The California Highway Patrol says it's initiating saturation enforcement to make our freeways safer. Officers are watching for motorcyclists popping wheelies, taking over the roadway, and blocking intersections. CHP Officer Jake Sanchez told 10News about one recent incident.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the following arrests in Ste. Genevieve County or involving county residents from January 21 through January 28: James H. Baldwin, 65, male, of St. Louis was arrested at 11:45 a.m. on January 23 in Ste. Genevieve County on a Ste. Genevieve County ...
A legislative review of money spent by the North Carolina Highway Patrol on furniture in 2017 found the patrol purchased nearly $57,000 worth of furniture for the commander's office and other personnel at the NCSHP headquarters, according to documents obtained by WBTV. The review also found the ...
Hise joined the highway patrol in 2004. He said a big motivation for his job is his family. "I want my kids to grow up in a world that is safe," Hise said. "That's a reason why I do this job." The post can also boast 2017's top dispatcher. Melissa Rath was chosen as the 2017 Dispatcher of the Year, not only in St. Clairsville, but in ...
PITT County, NC (WITN) A retired highway patrol Sgt. is ready to run on the Republican ticket for Pitt County Sheriff. Gary Weaver has 30 years of law enforcement experience, from being a police officer to a highway patrol Trooper. Weaver says his priorities are the opioid epidemic problem, community ...
Last year a state audit identified high-ranking highway patrol officers who were commuting long distances from their homes to their work stations, in a violation of agency policy. At the time, the new administration under Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper blamed the previous administration under Republican ...
Knoxville police officers and a Tennessee highway patrol trooper arrested a man accused of leading authorities on a 20-minute-long, 100-mph car chase on Monday afternoon. The man -- identified by THP Sgt. Jeff Appleba as 42-year-old David J. Haynes Jr. -- initially eluded capture after authorities ...
Missoula - The Montana highway patrol's drug interdiction teams have seized 56 pounds (25 kilograms) of methamphetamines in their first six months of operation as part of a state effort to crack down on drug trafficking. MHP criminal interdiction and canine commander Lt. Jim Sanders told KGVO-AM on ...
As Florida highway patrol trooper Joseph Perri filled out paperwork on the shoulder of a highway, a speeding sedan slammed into his patrol car. But what seemed like an accident was actually done on purpose, and the man behind the wheel is facing charges, according to FHP officials. After ramming into ...
COLUMBUS (AP) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol has been collaborating with state police in other states and a trucker's organization to raise awareness of human trafficking. A statement from Ohio's patrol says the week-long initiative ends Saturday. The patrol has been collaborating with state police in ...
You might notice some new license plates on Nevada Highway Patrol cruisers in the next few days. The law enforcement agency is required to change out troopers' plates every seven to eight years. The change this time around means troopers will get the new "Home Means Nevada" plates, which were ...
California Highway Patrol's New Santa Maria Commander Returns Home. Lt. Mike Brown is a St. Joseph high school graduate and former Santa Maria police Explorer. California highway patrol Lt. Mike Brown returns to lead the Santa Maria Area Office. Click to view larger. California highway patrol Lt.
MONTECITO, CA (WCMH) -- The California Highway Patrol has released dash cam video showing the terrifying first moments of a deadly California mudslide. On Jan. 9, the city of Montecito was hit by debris-laden flash floods when downpours from a storm hit mountain slopes already devastated by a ...
The Oklahoma highway patrol is investigating a pair of separate crashes that left two people dead. The patrol says in a preliminary report that 48-year-old Mannford resident Robyin R. Anderson was killed late Friday in a Creek County crash. Earlier Friday afternoon, 43-year-old Broken Arrow resident ...
A new Missouri State Highway Patrol policy designed to protect its troopers could delay charges against alleged drug offenders. ... from the potential lethal risks associated with exposure to fentanyl and fentanyl-related components, the Patrol is no longer performing field tests," said highway patrol Capt.


 

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