Missouri State Highway Patrol

Missouri Highway Patrol reports several arrests in north Missouri

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is reporting several arrests in the Green Hills region over the last few days on a variety of charges and warrants. 25-year-old Jazmyn Black of Trenton was arrested around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday evening for unlawful misdemeanor use of drug paraphernalia and speeding. She was transferred to the Grundy County law […]

Traffic accident

2 Injured near Utica in accident; authorities almost struck by passing motorist during investigation

Drivers of two vehicles were injured this morning in an accident at Utica. The highway patrol said 23-year-old Cody Ward of St. Joseph received moderate injuries, and 27-year-old Danielle Lopez of Utica sustained minor injuries. Both were taken by ambulance to Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe. It was 7:30 this morning when according to the […]

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Missouri state trooper, 2 Trenton residents injured in crash on Route Z

Three persons, one of them a state trooper, were injured this morning in a two-vehicle accident on Grundy County Route Z. Taken by ambulance to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton were 44-year-old state trooper Joseph Pithan of Chula; 58-year-old Patricia Whitaker and her daughter, 34-year-old Amy Currie both of Trenton. The accident report described injuries […]

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New Highway Patrol Trooper assigned to Daviess, DeKalb Counties

Drivers in north Missouri will see a new face patrolling the highways and byways of Daviess and Dekalb counties. Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, is pleased to announce the assignment of one new trooper to Northwest Missouri. The new trooper is a member of the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s 102nd Recruit Class that […]

Missouri State Highway Patrol Water Safety

Missouri Highway Patrol to offer boater safety certification course

Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop B, Macon, announces a boater safety certification course will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, August 27, 2016, at the Long Branch Lake Corps of Engineers Visitor Center, 30174 Visitor Center Road, Macon, Missouri.    There is no fee for this course; however, students are required […]

Livingston County sheriff

Livingston County Sheriff reports on arrests and investigations

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox has released a report on recent investigations and activities.   A  deputy and highway patrol trooper responded to a location in Utica for a reported disturbance between family members. Officers arrested Brandon Scott Mobely, 24, Utica for alleged peace disturbance.  Mobely was taken to a safe location and released with […]

ATV accident

Mercer ATV accident results in DWI arrest

An all-terrain vehicle accident early today in Mercer injured two occupants, one of whom was arrested by the highway patrol. It happened about 12:20 Monday morning on Brant Street in Mercer. The state patrol said 26-year-old Timothy Bomgardner, with a Springfield address, received serious injuries. A passenger, 27-year-old Benjamin Stark of Mercer, received minor injuries. […]

Missouri Highway Patrol

Missouri Highway Patrol to participate in “Operation Dry Water”

Colonel J. Bret Johnson, the superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the Patrol’s participation in Operation Dry Water. Operation Dry Water is a national campaign in which marine law enforcement officers from across the country coordinate special patrols during the last weekend in June to keep our waterways safe from boaters operating under […]