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Ex-trooper gets 2 years in sexual assault case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut state trooper has been sentenced to two years in prison for sexually assaulting an 81-year-old woman.

Jeffrey LaPorto pleaded no contest in April to a first-degree sexual assault charge. 118 more words


Sgt. Jay Cook, Shot Fugitive Killer David Sweat, Lauded as 'Hero'

NBC News — The state trooper who shot and apprehended fugitive killer David Sweat has been hailed a “hero” by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. 85 more words


Flames at Williamsport Home, Trooper Saves Residents

WILLIAMSPORT — A state trooper driving by on his way to work helped rescue some tenants from a fire Tuesday morning in Williamsport.

“Nobody is going to survive the longer they’re in there, so the faster we can get them out, the faster they can get help.” 331 more words


State Trooper Injured In I-79 Crash

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A state trooper was injured after crashing his motorcycle along Interstate 79 Sunday afternoon.

It happened along northbound I-79 in Franklin Park Borough around 1:30 p.m. 55 more words


Obey and disobey

I discovered that drivers and state troopers are much like people and God.

While on my way to work yesterday morning I crested a hill and saw a state trooper with his flashing red and blue lights on. 372 more words

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Washington trooper escorts senior citizen on scooter home after she got lost on state route

WASHINGTON — A Washington state trooper served as a special escort to an elderly woman on a scooter who had become lost and was apparently riding around the roadway for miles. 555 more words


Homeless man thanks state trooper who talked him out of taking his own life

Here’s a story to warm your heart from the Minnesota State Patrol.

You might associate the State Patrol with responding to crash scenes, stopping drunken drivers, and pulling over speeders, but the job also requires troopers to show compassion to those in distress. 290 more words