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

March 9-11        Snowbird Reunion            Leesburg, FL

February 25     Aux. 75th Anniversary     Columbus, Oh

June 23rd        Colonel's  Cookout             Academy

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
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Foggy Mountain 2016
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July - Sept 2016
Pending Retirements

Tpr. John Baranowski
Tpr. Patricia Nemeth
MCEI Donald Daily
Sgt. Rod Moser

Information regarding final day
 festivities  can be found at
We wish to express our congratulations to Dianne Harris Mahar, who will be retiring from the Oberlin College Safety and Security Department this month. Dianne began her career with the Ohio State Highway Patrol as a member of the 100th Cadet Class, the first woman to graduate from the Academy.  Details regarding Dianne's retirement can be found at:
​Who's getting promoted? See the promotion list for February 24th...
Sergeant Rich Logsdon enjoys the day with his wife Diane, children and grandchildren, celebrating his retirement after nearly 37 years of service.  Rich is the last member of the 108th Academy Class to retire, spending the majority of his career at the Marion Patrol Post.  Congratulations Rich!
Ashland Times / Semi hits school bus, several injured
Dispatch / GPS monitor couldn't save OSU student's life
Dispatch / SERS picks new executive director
WSYX 6 / Scioto County traffic stop results in felony arrests