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Mississippi to Have Sex Offenders Fund State Trooper School

Mississippi has a shortage of state troopers and needs an ongoing school to train them, but funding is a problem. A bill has been filed to increase the fee sex offenders in Mississippi pay from $25 a year to $100. 23 more words

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Troopers Offer Driving Tips for Icy Conditions

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  State Troopers say fear of ice-related accidents had many people staying off the roads on Monday.

Officials say they responded to just over 20 accidents between Sunday night and Monday night, but many more vehicles ended up sliding off the road into ditches. 115 more words


Passing driver kills man who shot Arizona officer in ambush

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona state trooper stopped to help at a car wreck along a remote highway Thursday when he was shot and wounded in an ambush by a man who was bashing the officer’s head against the pavement until a passing driver shot him to death, authorities said. 348 more words


State Trooper Laid to Rest

ALTOONA — A funeral service was held Thursday for fallen Pennsylvania State Trooper Landon Weaver.

The long procession of police cars ended on the main road outside the Blair County Convention Center in Altoona. 282 more words


Funeral Arrangements Made for Fallen Trooper

A state trooper killed in the line of duty will be laid to rest later this week.

Governor Wolf is scheduled to visit the state police barracks at Huntingdon on Monday to talk with those who served alongside Trooper Landon Weaver as state police still look into what led to the trooper’s death. 199 more words


UPDATE: State Police Say Suspect in Fatal Trooper Shooting is Dead

HUNTINGDON COUNTY  — According to authorities, the man accused of killing a Pennsylvania State Trooper  Friday evening in central Pennsylvania is now dead.

State Police released that information on its Twitter page Saturday morning. 136 more words


New Jersey state trooper dies of injuries after crash

MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey state trooper and another man were killed in a head-on highway crash.

It happened around 7 p.m. Monday in Millville, in the southern part of the state. 147 more words