A recent K-9 training program was very productive for the Wyoming Highway Patrol. K-9 teams from across the state were in Cheyenne this month for an updated training session where they were taught new methods for finding and locating drugs. After the training, teams were sent on 24 hour deployments to practice the new techniques. When the patrols concluded troopers had filed 25 drug related felony charges, and 26 misdemeanors. They recovered 313 Continue reading
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Wyoming State troopers stayed busy over the 4th of July weekend. From July 1st through the 4th troopers conducted nearly 2,400 traffic stops, arresting 18 impaired drivers. There were 11 auto accidents that occurred resulting in two fatalities and numerous injuries. Trooper’s primary concern was preventing intoxicated driving and other activities that Continue reading
The Colorado State Patrol along with several other agencies around the state are stepping up enforcement for the Memorial Day Weekend. The enforcement period will begin Friday and continue through Tuesday morning. Troopers will have zero tolerance for drivers under the influence of any substance that may affect their ability to operate a motor vehicle in a safe Continue reading
A traffic accident on Highway 40 west of Milner slowed traffic yesterday evening. Details of the accident are not clear, as troopers have yet to file a report. Witnesses reported seeing a single car with extensive front end damage. The accident slowed traffic to a crawl as troopers cleaned up the site.
One person suffered minor injuries in a crash last night on Highway 13 north of the ColoWyo Coal Mine entrance. This is the second accident to happen in the same general vicinity in the same day. Early yesterday morning, the driver of a car involved in a roll-over accident refused medical treatment. Troopers say he had fallen Continue reading
The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a single car roll-over accident near the ColoWyo Coal Mine entrance this morning. The accident occurred at around 6:30 this morning on Highway 13. According to troopers, the driver of the car suffered minor injuries, after falling asleep at the wheel and rolling the car, but Continue reading
Wednesday evening, Wyoming Highway Patrol received a report of a dark colored pickup which had collided with three or four vehicles at the intersection of College Drive and US 85 in Cheyenne causing injury and significant road blockage. The pickup then left the scene heading southbound Continue reading