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

June 15th               Colonel's Retirees Cookout          OSP Academy

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
Link to the latest edition of the Flying Wheel
OSHPRA Annual Dinner 2017
Video Slideshow
Flying Wheel
July-Sept  2017
Pending Retirements

TO2 Eddie Perry, Columbus DHQ                          January 31st

Sgt. Daren Johnson, Lima Patrol Post                February 2nd

Tpr. Craig Monte, Lisbon Patrol Post                  February 8th

SLLI Jeanie Helsley, Piqua District                     March 30th

Information regarding final day
festivities  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 Retirement System's Coming Events page.
Retirees on the Road! Several OSP Retirees paid a visit to retired Lieutenant Gene Archer   and surviving spouse Evelyn Reiss on January 10th. On January 11th, OSP retirees gathered for the first Walt Liddle Memorial Luncheon in Delaware.  Thanks to all who attended!   Still  photos of the gathering can be viewed on the Trooper to Trooper Facebook page
 With our condolences we report the passing of Retired Trooper James "Jim" W. Kilgore, age 60, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018. Jim graduated from the 105th Academy class on April 06, 1979 and retired on January 21, 2011.

Service and condolence information can be found at
WTAP / Woman succumbs to "environmental exposure"
Grand Haven Tribune / MSP teams with OSP to fight human trafficking
WTOV / OSP teaches the signs of human trafficking
WKEF / Suspect taken into custody after chase