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Search Result: Pennsylvania State Police

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Video: Wounded Pa. Trooper 'Fine' After Gun Battle

July 23, 2013
Gunfire struck Trooper Brian King as he and other members of the Pennsylvania State Police Special Emergency Response Team (SERT) attempted to enter a second-floor window of a house on Lloyd Avenue in Latrobe.

Pa. Trooper Wounded In Standoff

July 23, 2013

A Pennsylvania trooper was wounded in a shootout with a barricaded suspect during an 18-hour standoff in Latrobe. His ballistic helmet likely saved his life. Read the full story here.

Pa. State Police Commander Killed In Crash

July 5, 2013
A veteran Pennsylvania State Police commander died in a crash, after he lost control of his cruiser an struck an oncoming SUV. Sgt. John LaRose, a 22-year trooper, was on his way home from the state police barracks in Cameron County.

Pa. Man Steals Cruiser, Arrested After Pursuit

June 10, 2013
A Pennsylvania man freed himself from custody and led police on a pursuit with a stolen state police cruiser on Saturday night before he was captured.

Video: Pa. Troopers Save Suicidal Patient

May 2, 2013
Pennsylvania troopers helped a hospital security guard save the life of a patient who attempted to throw himself off a three-story parking garage. The patient had just been discharged from the emergency department Sunday.

Pa. Troopers Save Suicidal Patient

May 2, 2013

Three Pennsylvania troopers helped a hospital security guard save a suicidal patient who attempted to throw himself off a parking garage. Read the full story here.

15 Officers Awarded Medal of Valor

February 21, 2013
Fifteen law enforcement officers were awarded the Medal of Valor for their heroic acts during a Wednesday ceremony at the White House. Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder handed out the honor.

4 Dead, 3 Pa. Troopers Wounded In Roadside Shooting

December 21, 2012
Three Pennsylvania troopers were wounded responding to a shooting in Hollidaysburg that left four people dead including the gunman.

Lawsuit: Pa. Trooper Fired for Writing Reports In Ebonics

December 6, 2012
In the lawsuit, William Peake, 29, claims he faced discrimination from his mostly white fellow troopers after he was stationed at the Uniontown barracks.

Pa. Trooper Killed In Crash

October 4, 2012
A Pennsylvania State Police trooper died Thursday morning after his patrol car struck a tractor-trailer truck in Beaver County. Trooper Blake Coble, 48, was three months away from retirement.

14-Hour Standoff In Penn. Ends with Death of Gunman

March 14, 2012
A Pennsylvania State Police sniper ended a Wednesday standoff with a disturbed man who fired more than 50 rounds at responding troopers.

Penn. Man Pepper-Sprays Trooper

March 8, 2012
When his pet Chihuahua failed to scare off a state trooper, a Fayette County man said he used pepper spray on the uniformed trooper because he believed he was impersonating a police officer.

Police: Army Captain Wounds Two Pa. Officers, After Killing Four

August 28, 2011
An Army captain who allegedly killed four people and wounded two officers in a shootout late Saturday was found dead Sunday with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Pa. Man On Bath Salts Assaults Trooper

May 9, 2011
A police stun gun had "little to no effect" on a Pennsylvania man who reportedly was under the influence of bath salts when he assaulted a state trooper.

Woman Gets 7 Months for Supplying Gun Used to Kill Pa. Trooper

May 2, 2011
A federal judge sentenced Emily Gross, who had obtained a plea bargain in the case. A U.S. district judge and defense attorneys had recommended 12 months house arrest.

Pennsylvania Troopers Get Remington 870P Shotgun with LED Forend

March 17, 2011
In addition, courses will be provided by the Remington Armorer's School instructors to train Pennsylvania troopers on how to repair and maintain the Remington Model 870P shotguns used by their officers.

N.J. Woman Lied To Purchase Gun Used In Trooper's Death

February 4, 2011
Emily Gross pleaded guilty to writing the Pennsylvania address of Autenrieth, instead of her own Westfield, N.J., address on a federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms form required to purchase the Taurus 9mm handgun Autenrieth used to kill Miller.

Pa. Deputy Shoots Out Tires of Driver Who Rammed Four Cop Cars

December 4, 2010
Driver Jamison Michael Gasior, 37, has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated assault, five counts of simple assault, six counts of reckless endangerment, three counts of criminal mischief, one count of fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer and numerous traffic violations.

Pennsylvania Police Remove Trooper As Roethlisberger Assistant

April 21, 2010
Pennsylvania State Trooper Ed Joyner can no longer work as an assistant to Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger because his conduct "demeaned the image of the department," according to a statement from the agency.

Pennsylvania Trooper On Commercial Duty Finds 6,500 Pounds of Pot

February 4, 2010
A Pennsylvania State Trooper discovered what may be a record marijuana bust in that state, when he pulled over a tractor-trailer that blew through a commercial vehicle checkpoint.
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