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About OSHP

Our History

Check out our video timelines to learn more about Patrol history.

1933 - 1969


1970 - 1999


2000 - Present

Read More

In 1993, the Patrol produced a history book. The text of that book, no longer in print, is available HERE.

In 2008, as a part of our 75th Anniversary celebration, we produced a second history book. Chapters of that book, no longer in print, are available below.

Visit Heritage Hall

Take a video tour of the current exhibits at the Robert M. Chiaramonte Heritage Hall located in our Training Academy.

Ohio Investigative Unit Timeline

The Ohio Investigative Unit was also founded in 1933, after Prohibition. Learn more about the unit responsible for enforcing Ohio’s alcohol, tobacco and food stamp fraud laws.

Contact Us

Call #677 or click HERE to email.

Physical Location & Certified Mail Address
Ohio State Highway Patrol
1970 West Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43223

Mailing Address
Ohio State Highway Patrol
PO Box 182074
Columbus, Ohio 43218-2074

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