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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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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Flying Wheel
Summer 2020
Celebrating 11 Years of Service to the Men and Women of the Ohio State Highway Patrol
Trooper to Trooper 
"When it's more than a rumor"
Established Feb. 4th, 2010

Sgt. Kevin Kelley, Zanesville Patrol Post            August 1st

Sgt. Steven Dutiel, Dayton Patrol Post                August 2nd

Sgt. Paul March, Cleveland DHQ                          August 2nd

Sgt. William Lee, Akron Patrol Post                     August 3rd

Tpr. Rebecca Missig, Bucyrus LCS                     August 11th

Disp. Tina Brown, Warren C.C.                             August 27th

Agent Anthony Vassollo, OIU Akron                    August 31st

Disp. Supervisor Patty Downing, Batavia C.C.   August 31st 

Disp. Regina Brown, Jackson C.C.                      September 30th

All Pending Retirements and last day festivities can be viewed at

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Lt. Colonel Teaford
With our condolences, we report on-duty death of Sergeant Jared M. Ulinski, age 44, Findlay District, after he was found deceased at the Findlay Post. Sergeant Ulinski joined the Patrol in June 1999 as a member of the 134th Academy class. He is survived by his wife and children.  As our Patrol Family mourns the unexpected loss of one of our officers, please keep the Ulinski Family in your prayers. Service and condolence information can be found at
WCMH 4 / Ohio Highway Patrol Sergeant, Jared Ulinski, found dead at the Findlay Patrol Post
Dispatch / Three sentenced to probation for vandalizing Ohio Statehouse with red paint
WKYC 3 / OSHP Trooper honored in Texas for helping woman who had fallen from train
Dispatch / Governor orders flags flown at half-staff for fallen Findlay Trooper
WCMH 4 / Protests in Columbus call for gun violence to stop while 10 more shot over the weekend
Thank you Becky Landis and the SHPFCU for sponsoring our scramble team at the Ohio Credit Union Foundation Golf Classic, dedicating our efforts to our dear friend Gil Jones, who was part of our team since the beginning. RIP Gil, we miss you more than you know.
Butch & Brenda Collins, CEO Becky Landis, Tom Rice & Bob Warner
WSYX 6 / Ohio 2nd in "Best Looking Cruiser" contest with one day of voting left
WSYX 6 / Columbus officers take first step toward discrimination lawsuit against the city
WSYX 6 / For two decades, volunteer groups have gotten "behind the badge" to help struggling officers