Ohio Highway Patrol

The State Controlling Board has released another 2.5 million dollars to the State Highway Patrol, with some of that going to provide security for Governor John Kasich on the presidential campaign trail.


An Ohio Highway patrol post commander accused of having an affair with a subordinate's wife last year and stalking her after she ended it has been fired.

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit alleging a State Highway Patrol dispatcher failed to notify a trooper about a reported reckless driver before a crash that killed a motorist in Chillicothe in July of 2013.

Ohio Highway Patrol

The Ohio Highway Patrol says a man was inhaling from a can of compressed air to get high when his car veered across I-70 near London last month and crashed into another car, killing a military veteran.

The Ohio Highway Patrol says a local man took his own life on the Statehouse grounds last night.

The cost of Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich's security detail has risen since he began running for president last year. 


An Ohio Highway Patrol post commander will face a judge today on charges of of stalking a trooper's wife.

WCBE Files

Former Ohio State running back Maurice Clarett is scheduled to appear in a Morrow County courtroom Thursday to face an OVI charge.


The State Highway Patrol says the number of traffic deaths around Ohio has increased for the second year in a row. 

The Ohio Highway Patrol reports more people have  died in traffic accidents so far this year than in 2014.

Tractor-Trailer Driver Dies In Fiery Ohio Ambulance Crash

Sep 28, 2015

Ohio Highway Patrol troopers a tractor-trailer struck an ambulance that had responded to a rollover crash in Mifflin, and the truck driver died after his rig burst into flames. 

The Ohio Highway Patrol says 11 people died in traffic crashes over Labor Day weekend. 

No injuries are reported after a homemade single engine plane crashed into a Licking County cornfield yesterday. 

Associated Press

Records show an Ohio Highway Patrol trooper accused of forcing female motorists into sexual acts in exchange for dropping traffic charges used Craigslist to offer "traffic stop sex."   


The father of a Chillicothe attorney killed in a drunken driving crash has filed a lawsuit in the Ohio Court of Claims, alleging a state Highway Patrol dispatcher failed to notify a trooper about a reported reckless driver before the crash.

The Ohio Highway Patrol says 14 people were killed on the roads over the Memorial Day weekend - one more than last year.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is teaming up with troopers from five other states for a weeklong initiative on safety belt enforcement. 

Associated Press

The Virginia man shot in 2013 by Columbus teen murder suspects at a Madison County truck stop after a highway patrol trooper dropped the teens off is suing the agency for negligence.

Ohio Highway Patrol

A former state Highway Patrol trooper was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison for forcing female motorists into sexual acts in exchange for the dropping of traffic charges. 

State transportation officials kicked off the road construction season yesterday with the announcement of 450-million-dollars in projects for the year.