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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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Information regarding final day festivities can be found at OSHPRetiree.org.
Congratulations Captain Josh Swindell, who will be promoted to the rank of Major and serve as commander of Field Operations, effective January 6, 2017. S/Lt. Eric Sheppard will be promoted to Captain and assume command of the Warren District. View the updated promotion list for January 17th.
With our condolences we report the passing of Margaret Cooper, 95, (pictured left) surviving spouse of retired Sergeant James L. Cooper, on Friday, January 13, 2017. James graduated from the 31st Academy class. Note: The address for condolence messages has been updated on the Member's page. The address information sent by email and phone message on 1/13 is not correct.
Surviving Spouse Jean Paris will once again be riding in the Police Unity Tour in May. She will be riding for her late husband, Trooper Michael Paris and in the memory of fallen Troopers Kenny Velez, Jack Holland, Frank Vazquez & Andy Baldridge. The Unity Tour is a 255 bicycle ride through Virginia to the Police Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. Support Jean's ride! Link to our coming events page for more information.