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  retired Troopers focusing on the interests, issues, and activities affecting the Ohio State Highway Patrol.  Funding is provided by the retired Superintendents of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. 

All website content is reviewed and approved by the Trooper to Trooper Editorial Board.
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March 5th-7th     Snowbird Reunion                                  Lake Mary, Florida

March 28th         OSP Half-Units Conference                   OSP Academy, Columbus 

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Recoveries, Retirees, Reunions
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Flying Wheel
Winter 2018
Pending Retirements

Tpr Nicholas Malo, Marion Patrol Post                   January 31st

EA Steve Stocker, OIU                                                      January 31st 

DAS2 William Karvois, GHQ S&C                               January 31st

Dispatcher Randall Gilbert, Cambridge DHQ       February 28th

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A Visit with Evelyn Reiss
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We appreciate the support of all living, retired Superintendents and those in memoriam who have shared in our journey.

Colonel Robert M. Chiaramonte,
     EOW December 7th, 2014
Colonel Jack B. Walsh, 
    EOW May 22nd, 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 
Colonel John Born
Colonel Paul Pride
Major David D. Sturtz, Ohio's 1st IG, 
    EOW September 18, 2015

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Rev. Dick Ellsworth has moved back to his home from rehabilitation and continues to improve following his recent hospital stay. Information to send the Rev a card of encouragement can be found at  
Academy Commandant, Major Chuck Jones, has announced the dates for the 2020 Ham and Bean luncheons, including those dates that will include the Federal CCW firearms qualification for retirees. Click to the Retiree's Coming Events page at
Cleveland police Chief Calvin Williams said Thursday that officers will be held accountable if a review determines they violated policies in a chase that ended in a 13-year-old girl's death.
Dayton DN's / Search for missing woman continues after car found submerged 
Fox 8  / Woman leads police on 19 mile chase
WGN 9 / Police searching for motive in Illinois trooper shooting
WTOV 9 / Boat comes loose on Rt. 7, driver cited
Lima News / Answers needed before acting on OPERS freeze
WSYX 6 / Potential legislation aims to cap investment fees and salaries at OPERS / The reward of a high-speed chase is rarely worth the cost / Ohio lawmakers pursuing pension oversight bills video / Cleveland police chief discusses pursuit the killed 13 year-old