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.

All website content is reviewed and approved by the Trooper to Trooper Editorial Board.
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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 16-18th     Snowbird Reunion          Howey-in-the-Hills, FL

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
Link to the latest edition of the Flying Wheel
North Coast Sunbird 2017
Video Slideshow
Flying Wheel
Jan-March 2017
Pending Retirements

Tpr. Alan Derikito, GHQ-EPU                    November 22nd

Tpr. Darrell McClain, Cleveland Post     November 27th

AP4 Essie Winfrey, GHQ-OLSS                  November 29th

Tpr. James Drake, Cleveland LCS             November 30th

Information regarding final day
festivities  can be found at
With our condolences we report the passing of Retired Trooper R. Dale Shingleton (left), age 81, on Friday, November 17, 2017. 

Service and Condolence information can be found at
The 31st Annual Snowbird Reunion, will be held at Mission Inn Resort, Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida, from March 16 to March 18, 2018. Reservations are due no later than February 12, 2018.

Reservation information can be found on the Coming Events page.
The 2017 Video Slideshow of the Ohio State Highway Patrol Retiree's Association Annual meeting and dinner at Embassy Suites, Columbus, Ohio.
WCMH 4 / OSP-MSP team up during OSU - Michigan week
Dispatch / FBI report on black 'extremist' raises fears of return to civil rights abuses
AP / Patrol warns holiday travelers to obey traffic laws
News 5 / Crossover lanes being added to I-90 where officers were killed
WBNS 10TV / Suspect arrested in PA police shooting
WBNS 10TV / Ex-Tulsa officer gets 15 years after 4th trial