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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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"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 15th               Colonel's Retirees Cookout              OSP Academy
    * OSHPRA Meeting 10:00
    * Federal CCW Qualification 11:00
    * Festivities Begin 12:00 

August 11th            North Coast Sunbird Reunion       Sandusky, Ohio

Go to our Coming Events page to get more information!
Link to the latest edition of the Flying Wheel
Retiree Outreach 2018
Video Slideshow
Flying Wheel
Winter 2018
Pending Retirements

Disp. Kathy Starling, Capital Operations                  May 25th

S/Lt. Brian Rhodes, Wilmington DHQ                         May 21st

AP4 Sherry Harkness, Planning and Finance          May 31st 

Tpr. Ronald Dear, Xenia Patrol Post                            June 1st

Tpr. Gary Whitacre, Ravenna Patrol Post                 June 22nd

PLLI Kelly Souder, Columbus LCS                                June 22nd 

Link to for more information
Former Granville Post Dispatcher Tammy Miller, currently with the Heath Police Department, was recently diagnosed with colon cancer.  Tammy is currently undergoing chemotherapy and has been too ill to work. Information to provide cards of encouragement and monetary help can be found at

WBNS 10TV / Fallen Kirkersville police chief honored
WCPO 9 / Traffic stop turns into drug bust
AP / Shootout at the Trump Resort
Dispatch / Ryan Smith expected as House Speaker next week
Theodore Decker / Misdemeanor assault of a suspect should cost an officer his badge 
The Courier / OSP warning about alcohol violations during prom, graduation season
Canton-Rep / Separating fact from fiction in traffic stops
Thomas Suddes / Legislation grinds to a halt in Speakerless House