This website is dedicated to all Troopers and non-sworn employees, both past and present, whose hard work, dedication, loyalty and integrity have made the Ohio State Highway Patrol one of the most professional and well respected law enforcement agencies in the Country.  Troopers who have dedicated their lives to the Patrol and put them on the line every day to serve and protect the citizens of our great State deserve our support. 

It represents those who are proud to be a Trooper, proud of the Flying Wheel and proud to wear the black and gray.  It represents Troopers who serve their communities with respect, honesty and integrity.  It represents Troopers who respect the Highway Patrol and all it stands for.  It represents Troopers who love the Patrol and care about its future!

Trooper to Trooper is an independent website developed by a group of Troopers focusing on the interests, issues, and activities affecting the Ohio State Highway Patrol. 

This website is not affiliated with the Ohio State Highway Patrol Retirees' Association or any other entities representing the uniform or civilian membership of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

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We appreciate the support of  all living, retired Superintendents and Ohio's first Inspector General:

Colonel Robert M. Chiaramonte 
 EOW - December 7, 2014
          Colonel Jack B. Walsh
                        EOW - May 22, 2015
Colonel Thomas W. Rice
          Colonel Warren H. Davies
Colonel Kenneth B. Marshall
Colonel Kenneth L. Morckel
Colonel Paul D. McClellan
Colonel Richard H. Collins
Major David D. Sturtz
Ohio's first Inspector General
                        EOW - September 18, 2015
"With Respect"
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September 24                   OSHPRA Annual Dinner

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
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Sunbird Reunion 2016
Video Slideshow
Flying Wheel
"Rev on the Run" - Rev. Ellsworth has completed his journey and is safely at his home.  See the "Rev's" final day travel log by clicking his photo on the left

Story information can be found at the Bob Gochoel Memorial Facebook Page.  Contributions for Bob's family can be made at
With our condolences we report the passing of Nora Jean Wilson, surviving spouse of retired Lieutenant Everett "Ab" Wilson, 32nd academy class, on Saturday, September 17, 2016. Service and condolence information can be found at
WKYC 3 / Thousands honor Trooper Kenny Velez
Cleveland PD / Velez remembered as a man who would not quit
Fox 8 / 'He's my hero': Children talk about Trooper Velez
WKBN 27 / Investigators search for stolen vehicles
Findlay Courier / Gun toting mayor is legal