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December 31, 2012

Troopers seize 15 pounds of marijuana in Lake County more

December 28, 2012

Patrol releases dash-cam video, urges sober driving after cruiser struck by suspected-OVI driver in Columbus more

December 27, 2012

Troopers assist stranded motorist, find heroin and prescription pills more

December 26, 2012

Patrol seeks motorist’s help in bringing a safe end to 2012 more

December 24, 2o12

Driver speeding with no license, crashes vehicle - Troopers find hydroponic marijuana in bumper more

December 21, 2012

Patrol to target impaired drivers this Holiday Season more

December 19, 2012

Troopers seize $63,000 worth of Cocaine in Summit County more

December 18, 2012

Troopers discover hidden compartment more

Decmber 18, 2012

Troopers seize 15 pounds of Marijuana in Hocking County more

December 14, 2012

Troopers discover 30 pounds of marijuana wrapped as Christmas gifts more

December 13, 2012

Troopers seize $1.5 million worth of hydroponic marijuana in Erie County more

December 13, 2012

Patrol offers tips and warnings about driving in winter weather more

December 10, 2012

Ohio Traffic Incident Responders Receive Safety Training more

December 6, 2012

Troopers seize $15,000 worth of Rx pills in Wood County more

November 30, 2012

Troopers recover 25 marijuana plants thrown from vehicle more

November 30, 2012

Troopers seize 743 pounds of Marijuana in Preble County more

November 30, 2012

Troopers uncover counterfeit merchandise on the Ohio Turnpike more

November 29, 2012

Troopers discover hidden compartment in vehicle more

November 29, 2012

Troopers uncover counterfeit U.S. Currency more

November 26, 2012

Fewer Fatalities this Thanksgiving Holiday more

November 21, 2012

Troopers uncover $75,000 worth of counterfeit perfume, cologne more

November 20, 2012

Troopers Dismantle Fake ID Ring in Columbus more

November 19, 2012

Patrol reminds drivers to not drink and drive this Thanksgiving holiday more

November 15, 2012

Troopers recover stolen merchandise and fraudulent checks more

November 14, 2012

Patrol reminds motorists that safety belts save lives more

November 13, 2012

Criminal Patrol “All Out Days” net drugs, felony arrests more

November 7, 2012

Troopers seize 656 oxycodone hydrochloride pills and marijuana in Wood County more

October 18, 2012

 Patrol readies for National School Bus Safety Week: “I See the Driver. The Driver Sees Me!” more

October 17, 2012

Teen drivers remain one of Ohio’s most at risk groups more

October 16, 2012

Troopers seize marijuana-laced lollipops and cookies in Auglaize County traffic stop more

October 15, 2012

Troopers seize $17,000 worth of Ecstasy and apprehend wanted felon during Hancock County traffic stop more

October 5, 2012

Troopers seize $3,500 worth of Crack Cocaine, Marijuana and Rx drugs on the Ohio Turnpike more

October 5, 2012

Multi-State 3-day blitz focuses on marijuana interdiction and eradication more

October 4, 2012

Troopers apprehend bank robbery suspect on Ohio Turnpike more

September 30, 2012

Patrol signs Partnership Agreement with the United States Department of State more

September 28, 2012

Troopers seize $35,000 worth of Rx pills in less than 14 hours more

September 28, 2012

Troopers seize $5,000 worth of Hydroponic Marijuana in Hancock traffic stop more

September 24, 2012

Patrol seizes $5,000 worth of liquid Codeine in Hancock County traffic stop more

September 21, 2012

Agencies recover $2 million in stolen property in Trumbull County more

September 21, 2012

#677 drug tips aid in seizure of 1.5 kilos of cocaine and handgun during Madison County traffic stop more

September 20, 2012

For a second straight day, Troopers near Findlay seize a sizeable load of marijuana more

September 19, 2012

Troopers seize 65 pounds of Hydroponic Marijuana concealed in vehicle's bumper more

September 17, 2012

LEADS Steering Committee honors longest serving member more

September 1 3, 2012

Patrol reminds motorists that safety belts save lives more

September 5, 2012

Patrol seizes new hallucinogenic drug, 2C-E, in Guernsey County traffic stop more

September 4, 2012

Labor Day weekend drug arrests up, fatalities down more

August 30, 2012

Patrol releases compelling video of impaired wrong-way driver: Reminds drivers to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over this Labor Day weekend more

August 30, 2012

Highway Patrol graduates 39 cadets in ceremony today more

August 30, 2012

Patrol seizes $14,000 worth of crack cocaine in Wood County traffic stop more

August 25, 2012

Patrol and Partners debut new teen driver safety program more

August 24, 2012

Patrol receives national recognition for drug interdiction efforts more

August 13, 2012

With School Bus Inspections underway, the Patrol offers school bus safety tips for drivers and students more

August 9, 2012

Patrol seizes $2.2 million worth of marijuana in Hamilton County traffic stop  more

August 8, 2012

Patrol seizes $1.2 million worth of marijuana in Preble County traffic stop  more

July 25, 2012

Patrol’s drug arrests and seizures continue to rise  more

July 24, 2012

Weekend Criminal Patrol effort in Licking County highly successful  more

July 21, 2012

Troopers arrest three suspects, recover three stolen vehicles  more

July 20, 2012

New York Man inquiring to be State Trooper at gas station found with 85 grams of cocaine  more

July 18, 2012

Father and son indicted on multiple felony drug charges  more

July 12, 2012

Patrol seizes 1,620 Rx pills and liquid codeine in Hancock County  more

July 6, 2012

Officials with Ohio Homeland Security and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries are asking the public to be alert for suspicious activity  more

July 5, 2012

Patrol makes more than 26,000 traffic contacts over July 4th Holiday  more

July 2, 2012

2011 fatalities confirmed as an historic low while 2012 fatalities are on the rise  more

June 29, 2012

Patrol seizes 20 pounds of marijuana in Shelby County  more

June 29, 2012

6-State Trooper Project to kick-off multi-state OVI enforcement effort this weekend  more

June 27, 2012

#677 tip-line leads Patrol to 32 kilos of cocaine in Clark County  more

June 21, 2012

Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run Tomorrow  more

June 18, 2012

Patrol’s effective traffic enforcement yields felony arrests  more

June 12, 2012

Patrol: Tactical Squads are a response to rising traffic fatalities  more

June 11, 2012

Troopers recover two missing juveniles from Kentucky  more

June 4, 2012

Troopers seize 103 pounds of marijuana in Preble County  more

May 29, 2012

Patrol Traffic Stops, OVI and Drug Arrests up this Memorial Day weekend  more

May 25, 2012

Flat tire leads Patrol to more than 3,500 Rx pills – worth $50,000 – in Hancock County  more

May 24, 2012

Patrol rolling out new “Truck Shield” program this Memorial Day weekend  more

May 22, 2012

Troopers seize pills and liquid codeine in Auglaize County  more

May 15, 2012

The Mid-Ohio School receives Patrol’s 2011 Partners for Safety Award  more

May 14, 2012

The Mid-Ohio School to receive Patrol’s Partners for Safety Award  more

May 9, 2012

Patrol focuses on motorcycle safety and enforcement  more

May 8, 2012

Multi-State effort focuses on impaired driving and drug interdiction on Interstate 70 / 75  more

May 7, 2012

Troopers seize nearly 18 pounds of Hydroponic Marijuana  more

May 3, 2012

Troopers seize $17,000 worth of Codeine concealed as bottled beverages  more

May 1, 2012

Troopers seize 5 kilos of cocaine from electronic hidden compartment  more

April 23, 2012

Troopers seize weapon and Ecstasy capsules in Preble County  more

April 20, 2o12

Troopers find 3,929 Rx pills in Wood County  more

April 11, 2012

Patrol reminds drivers to keep their eyes on the road  more

April 5, 2012

Troopers seize 538 pounds of marijuana, worth more than $2.1 million in Clinton County  more

April 3, 2012

Patrol to release video and commentary during 152nd Academy Class training  more

April 3, 2012

Patrol recovers designer counterfeit merchandise valued at nearly $50,000  more

March 29, 2012

Troopers seize mobile meth lab during a traffic stop in Stark County  more

March 23, 2012

Troopers seize 6 kilos of cocaine from hidden compartment during a traffic stop on the Ohio Turnpike  more

March 21, 2012

Troopers seize $1.2 million worth of heroin in Preble County  more

March 15, 2012

Patrol seizes 36 pounds of hydroponic marijuana and other contraband in Preble County  more

March 9, 2012

Patrol focused on impaired driving arrests in 2012  more

March 2, 2012

Four killed, two Injured in a head-on crash on Interstate 75 in Wood County  more

February 24, 2012

Highway Patrol graduates 65 cadets in ceremony today  more

February 23, 2012

151st Patrol Academy Class will graduate tomorrow  more

February 21, 2012

Troopers seize 100 pounds of Hydroponic Marijuana from Semi Truck  more

February 10, 2012

Patrol Announces 2011 Leadership Awards  more

February 10, 2012

Troopers seize nearly 2,000 Rx pills and savings bonds in Findlay  more

February 10, 2012

Troopers seize more than $100,000 worth of heroin on the Ohio Turnpike  more

February 7, 2012

Patrol’s 2011 Trooper Shield yields impressive results  more

January 26, 2012

Patrol recovers gift cards and merchandise purchased with stolen credit cards  more

January 26, 2012

Patrol finds Marijuana-laced Brownies, Hashish and items for a Marijuana Grow Operation during traffic stop  more

January 25, 2012

It is deadly and dumb to challenge a train  more

January 19, 2012

Patrol seizes nearly $78,000 worth of stolen merchandise in Trumbull County  more

January 12, 2012

Patrol seizes 70 pounds of marijuana in Preble County  more

January 9, 2012

Patrol seizes 16 pounds of hydroponic marijuana in Lucas County  more

January 3, 2012

New Year’s Fatalities increase this Holiday Weekend  more

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