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!

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"Our Heritage, Our Purpose"
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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Coming Events

June 17th                            Colonel's Retirees Cookout / 
                                                   2nd Quarter OSHPRA Meeting @ 9:30

August 7th (Sunday)     Sunbird Reunion

August 20th                     Mansfield Reunion

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
Link to the latest edition of the Flying Wheel

These are not ordinary men...
Video Slideshow
We now have a link to the Academy Store!  Working with the OSP Auxiliary, we are providing a web link to the online Academy Store.  Deliveries can be made to a patrol facility near you.  Click the 'Smokey' image below to link to the store.
S/Lt. Judy Neel and S/Lt. Jim Sivak have announced their retirements.  Get the details for their final day celebrations at

With our condolences we report the passing of Pauline L. Lovejoy, age 94, surviving spouse of retired Captain Charles E. Lovejoy, on Thursday, May 19, 2016. Services have been completed. Condolence information can be found at
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Marysville News / Ceremony honors law enforcement
WBNS 10TV / Funeral arrangements for Officer Johnson
Sidney Daily News / Rotarians see drug dog demonstration
Observer-Reporter / Safety is the goal this weekend / Sex offender had a long criminal history / Things you can't bring to the RNC
Toledo 13 / Drivers reminded to buckle up
News Herald / Human hashtag promotes OVI task force
NewNet 5 / Police departments backing out of RNC
NewsNet 5 / 41 Secret Service employees disciplined