Governor signs budget bill with funds for 10 more Iowa state troopers
CEDAR RAPIDS - Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed off on funding for an additional 10 Iowa State Patrol troopers, but they won't be on Iowa roads anytime soon.
How do I become a state trooper?
Question: I am interested in becoming a Minnesota State Trooper. Can you give me more information on joining the State Patrol?Answer: The Minnesota State Patrol provides for an exciting and meaningful career that goes beyond the highway. Nearly 600 state troopers provide assistance, education and enforcement...
Former state trooper sentenced to 10 years in child indecency case
A Marshall resident and former state trooper accused of sexually abusing a child has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in the case, officials said.
Dog snarls Phoenix freeway traffic, bites state trooper before capture
"The dog just continued to not be cooperative," said a trooper.
State trooper killed while inspecting semi on Route 20
By The Associated PressFREEPORT, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State Police trooper was killed Thursday when she was struck by a truck during a traffic stop, the second trooper to die that way this year.Trooper Brooke Jones-Story was killed in the crash th
Warrant: ‘Hammered’ state trooper had 8 drinks before crash
Sgt. John McDonald of the Western District Major Crimes Unit has been suspended from duty since Nov. 14 pending an investigation by officials into the Sept. 25 crash.
What led a school principal to kill a New York state trooper?
Investigators say 29-year-old Trooper Nicholas Clark was shot and killed by 43-year-old Steve Kiley while responding to a domestic call early Monday
State troopers stop wrong way freeway driver in Scottsdale
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Associated Press) -- State troopers managed to stop a wrong-way driver on a freeway in metro Phoenix before she caused a serious crash. The Department of Public Safety says the woman was spotted driving southbound…
Iowa trooper has been on paid leave for nearly 10 months
DES MOINES — A member of the Iowa State Patrol has collected nearly $50,000 in salary during a mysterious paid leave that has lasted nearly 10 months.
New York State Trooper killed: Here is what we know about Nicholas Clark’s death
Nicholas Clark, a 29-year-old state trooper, responded to a 911 call in the Town of Erwin and was fatally shot by a suicidal high school principal.
Court document details how Alaska State Troopers tracked down murder suspect in Maine
More than a quarter-century after a Native Alaskan woman was brutally slain in Fairbanks, authorities say they used the latest in DNA technology to identify her killer in Auburn.
Utah state trooper saves unconscious man second before train hits car
A heroic Utah Trooper ignored a train bearing down on him to pull an unconscious driver from a car on the tracks early Wednesday — getting him free just one second before it would have killed…
Nghia Le sentenced to 10 to 12 years for stabbing Massachusetts state trooper in New Salem
Le, who has been in custody since the October 2018 incident, changed his plea to guilty on Friday.
Utah state trooper pulls man from car seconds before it's hit by train
With only seconds to go before a train barreled through, a Utah state trooper pulled an unconscious driver from his car after it got stuck on the tracks.
Harmony School of Innovation features state trooper teaching students about effects of alcohol
Tochukwu Halams wearing perception goggles advanced unsteadily to the front of the classroom drawing laughs from her classmates at Harmony School of Innovation-Katy.
Frisco man accused of shooting state trooper before overnight standoff could face life in prison
The man who led a state trooper on a car chase before shooting him and holding up in his Frisco apartment for a 15-hour standoff was indicted on...
Testimony: Stockton man fell asleep repeatedly before wreck that killed state trooper
STOCKTON, Ill. — Authorities testified this week that a Stockton man reported falling asleep multiple times before a crash that killed a state trooper.
Breaking the law: Iowa State Patrol nabbing more 100 mph
CASCADE, Iowa — An Iowa State Patrol trooper stopped a woman driving 104 mph on U.S. 151 near Cascade this week.
Lawmakers: We must do more to protect Illinois State Police troopers
By Benjamin YountIllinois News NetworkSPRINGFIELD -- The death of another Illinois State trooper over the weekend will likely have more Illinois lawmakers looking to do something more to protect troopers and punish drivers who fail to follow state la
Proposed rules limit school seclusion Plan also envisions more parental involvement
Pieces that were used to make the wall of a seclusion room sit in the hallway Aug. 1, 2018, after being dismantled at Iowa City High School. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette) Erin Jordan The state is proposing new rules for school seclusion and restraint, limiting the cases in which these “last resort” practices may be used and involving parents more in the process “The proposed rules make it crystal clear that schools should never use seclusion as a punishment or disciplinary measure — whether…