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Video: Troopers Ambushed Outside Pennsylvania State Police Barracks, 1 Dead, 1 Wounded

September 13, 2014
Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in Blooming Grove, Pa., during a late-night shift change Friday, leaving one dead and another injured. The shooter is believed to be at large.

Troopers Ambushed Outside Pennsylvania State Police Barracks, 1 Dead, 1 Wounded

September 13, 2014

Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in Blooming Grove, Pa., during a late-night shift change Friday, leaving one dead and another injured. The shooter is believed to be at large. More Here.

We Don't Need to Relax Recruit Fitness Standards, We need to Prepare Candidates Better

August 26, 2014
Fitness standards should not be lowered to accommodate anyone, male or female. The job is the job, and the physical requirements are the same for men and women officers.

Justice Department Sues Pennsylvania State Police Over Fitness Test

July 31, 2014
The lawsuit said the use of the tests to screen and select the applicants for the entry-level positions amounted to a pattern of employment discrimination. Much greater percentages of male applicants than female applicants passed the physical fitness tests going back to 2003, it said.

Pennsylvania Woman Killed, Troopers Injured in Two-Car Crash

July 7, 2014
An Edinboro, Pa., woman died and two Pennsylvania State Police troopers from the barracks at Girard were injured in a crash Saturday between a car and a police vehicle in western Erie County.

Video: Pennsylvania Woman Killed in Collision with Police Vehicle

May 13, 2014
Police told WNEP TV that Officer Steven Homanko, 25, lost control of the cruiser and hit a vehicle coming in the opposite direction.

Pennsylvania Woman Killed in Colllision with Police Vehicle

May 13, 2014

A woman died following a crash Monday night involving a police officer in Carbon County, Pa. Authorities said the wreck happened on Route 209 in Nesquehoning around 6:30 p.m. Read Full Story Here.

Shots Fired: Berks County, Pennsylvania 06/30/2011

March 26, 2014

Upon their crossing, the trackers noticed that leaves blanketing the side of a steep hill had been disturbed. Regrouping with his K-9, Pagerly gave him the search command and released him again. Jynx appeared to immediately find an odor and began moving rapidly up hill and toward Hawk Mountain Road.

Video: Pa. Trooper Accidentally Shoots, Kills Pregnant Wife

March 10, 2014
Police released the identity of a pregnant woman accidentally shot to death Friday afternoon in Montgomery County, Pa., by her husband, a state trooper.

Pa. Trooper Accidentally Shoots, Kills Pregnant Wife

March 10, 2014

Police released the identity of a pregnant woman accidentally shot to death Friday afternoon in Montgomery County, Pa., by her husband, a state trooper. Read Full Story Here.

Pa. State Police Woo Military Veterans with Credit for Experience

December 19, 2013
The Pennsylvania State Police hope to entice active military personnel, veterans, and full-time cops to join its ranks by allowing them to replace college credits with work experience.

Video: Officer of the Year Rammed Gunman's Truck

October 24, 2013
In a dashcam video, Trooper Timothy Strohmeyer's cruiser can be seen on video approaching the collided cars. Hoping to divert attention away from his trapped colleague, Strohmeyer rammed his own cruiser into the back of Michael's truck, state police said.

Officer of the Year Rammed Gunman's Truck

October 24, 2013

Dashcam footage provided by the Pennsylvania State Police shows heroic Trooper Timothy Strohmeyer ramming his car into an active shooter's truck. Read Full Story Here.

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.
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