Stories tagged: trooper
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019
A Washington State Patrol Trooper was sent to the hospital after a driver ran a stop sign in Spokane Valley on Friday afternoon and hit an unmarked patrol car.
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019
A suspect was in custody Friday after a Montana Highway Patrol officer was shot near Evaro Hill as police were searching for a suspect in a related shooting in Missoula …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019
A Washington State Patrol trooper drove by a house spewing smoke on Friday and ran inside to awake and evacuate the residents.
Thu., July 26, 2018
A rookie state trooper still in training was fatally shot and a second trooper was wounded in a fight with a suspect who took one of the trooper’s guns in …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017
Prosecutors intend to present a dashcam video as evidence during the upcoming trial of a Washington state man accused of trying to kill a Highway Patrol trooper in South Dakota …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017
Thurston County Prosecutor Jon Tunheim won’t file criminal charges against the Washington State Patrol trooper who fatally shot a Spanaway man July 8 on Interstate 5 in Lacey.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
The suspect in the shooting death of a state trooper during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop in East Texas was charged Friday with capital murder of a law enforcement officer.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
A Texas state trooper was shot and killed during a traffic stop in East Texas on Thanksgiving.
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017
GREIG, N.Y. – A state police trooper accidentally killed his K-9 partner when trying to protect it from a pit bull attack during a search of a New York residence. …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 19, 2017
Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a Virginia state trooper who died in the fatal crash of a helicopter that had been monitoring a violent, white nationalist protest in …
Tue., April 25, 2017
The Oregon State Police says one of its troopers fatally shot a man while trying to arrest him.
Wed., April 19, 2017
A survivalist who shot and killed a Pennsylvania State Police trooper and injured another in an ambush at their barracks will now fight for his own life following his conviction …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017
An Oregon State Police trooper who was shot several times during a Christmas night shooting is out of the hospital.
Mon., Aug. 15, 2016
A former state trooper in Spokane is suing the Washington State Patrol, claiming the agency wrongfully fired him over a brain tumor that impacted his motor abilities.
Mon., June 13, 2016
A man who admitted to being an accessory in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was recently saved from a burning car by a Washington state trooper.
Wed., May 25, 2016
Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect.
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015
Daniel Charles Howard stood before a judge Monday in Coeur d’Alene and took responsibility for crimes that cost him his career as an Idaho state trooper and took a heavy …
Wed., Aug. 11, 2010
A Washington State Patrol trooper chasing a group of speeding motorcyclists on Interstate 5 rolled his car and ended up injured in a ditch Tuesday evening as two bikers returned …