Take a listen to the stories, both good and bad, of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Learn from the best and grow as a trooper, officer, deputy, or citizen. Not in law enforcement? This podcast will give you a glimpse into the operations of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol and what it takes to be a trooper.
OHP is now a CrossFit Box!
Join hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster as they talk with Trooper Kyle Borden, who was instrumental in getting the Oklahoma Highway patrol certified as an official CrossFit Box. Learn what this distinction means for the patrol and current and future troopers and how this can be a recruiting tool for the highway patrol.
Trooper Long Unsolved Homicide
Join hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster as they discuss the only unsolved homicide case involving an Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper. Trooper James Long was gunned down in the line of duty back in 1942. The shooter has never been apprehended. Trooper Mark Dlugokinski discusses the case and the efforts over the years to solve it.
Important Toxicology on Roadside Contacts
On this episode of Train Like a Trooper, hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster along with Trooper BJ Keeling talk with Dr. Jarrad Wagner about important chemistry on roadside contacts. Dr. Wagner is a professor of forensic sciences at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, and specializes in research and instruction in forensic toxicology and chemistry.
From Traffic Stop to Conviction - Write a Good Report
On this episode of TLAT we are featuring Jeff Sifers discussing report writing for LEOs. Sifers is a prosecutor for Grady County and, was recently, a Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor for the DA’s Council. Hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster along with Trooper BJ Keeling talk about the importance of working from the traffic stop all the way through to conviction on a DUI case.
The Eyes Don't Lie - An Intoxication Investigation
Join hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster as they head to DRE (Drug Recognition Expert) school in Durant and talk to Karl Citek, a Professor of Optometry from Forest Grove, Oregon. Professor Citek was in Oklahoma teaching law enforcement about nystagmus testing for intoxicated individuals and how clues from the eyes can be a valuable tool in DUI enforcement.
Troop S - Commercial Motor Vehicle Enforcement
Join hosts Sarah Stewart and Trooper Eric Foster as they talk Commercial Motor Vehicle Enforcement with LT Preston Lay of OHP Troop S (Size and Weights). Learn how Troop S is providing the safest environment for motorists by enforcing commercial motor vehicle laws and Federal Motor Carrier regulations. By employing innovative and effective enforcement strategies based upon statistical data, the troopers of Troop S pursue public safety through the reduction of commercial vehicle crashes.
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Would love to hear more stories from you or different people of OHP. Did not know there was more to the Troopers than just the police aspect.