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Minnesota State Trooper

March 14, 2019
Minnesota State Patrol trooper Cory Johnson recounts how he and trooper Brian Schwartz, left, helped save the life of a motorist Wednesday night when her pickup truck flipped into a holding pond on Interstate 35 in Wyoming. Johnson and Schwartz took part in a Thursday news conference in St. Paul. Nick Woltman / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Troopers revive motorist after truck flips into pond north of Twin Cities
March 14, 2019 - 8:32pm
September 10, 2018
Sgt. Neil Dickenson, Minnesota State Patrol
Ask a Trooper: Are construction zone speed limits enforced?
September 10, 2018 - 11:00am
May 15, 2018
Minnesota trooper, motorist injured in head-on crash
May 15, 2018 - 9:31pm
July 6, 2016
Probationary trooper Garrett Klein was on duty with his trooper Jonathan Lehman when the two received the call just before 6:30 a.m. on the 4th about a woman in labor along Interstate 94 in Minneapolis. When they arrived, the mother’s contractions were just a minute apart and soon after, the baby was born. Illustration
Troopers help deliver Fourth of July baby
July 6, 2016 - 9:31am
Off-duty state trooper charged with DWI after hitting signs, getting stuck
June 6, 2016 - 12:07pm
March 9, 2016
What is the law about mounting a flashing warning light on my pickup that I use to plow snow? I need to plow well beyond the end of our driveway, as the plows can make quite a ridge of snow when they go by, and a warning light would get other drivers' attention when I am plowing in the dark. Illustration
Ask a Trooper: Concerns about mounting warning light to plow snow
March 9, 2016 - 12:11pm
February 23, 2016
A trooper’s dash cam captures the terrifying moment a train slams into a semitrailer whose driver ignored the red flashing lights and stop arms and drove onto the tracks last month in northern Minnesota. MnDPSplay button
State trooper's dashcam video shows train striking semi
February 23, 2016 - 10:53pm
January 22, 2016
Several people came together to assist a homeless man found lying on the shoulder of a rural stretch of Highway 169 Monday night. Illustration
Homeless man found in cold receives help from law enforcement, others
January 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
July 30, 2015
A state trooper stops traffic to move a snapping turtle off of Highway 371 Wednesday with a shovel and a pole in Pequot Lakes. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Nice save Trooper! Turtle in the Road
July 30, 2015 - 11:19am
July 23, 2015
Sgt. Jesse Grabow of the Minnesota State Patrol was fined $535 in Otter Tail County District Court. File/Forum News Service/Brian Basham
State Trooper pleads guilty to speeding in patrol car
July 23, 2015 - 10:51pm
July 6, 2014
State Patrol IDs victims of crash involving trooper
July 6, 2014 - 8:43pm
July 4, 2014
Authorities investigate the scene of a collision Friday, July 4, 2014, involving a Minnesota State Patrol squad car in Cannon Falls, Minn. Two people in another vehicle were killed when their car pulled out of a parking lot and collided with the squad car. The state trooper had serious injuries that were not life-threatening. Will Ashenmacher/Pioneer Press
Two dead in collision involving Minnesota state trooper
July 4, 2014 - 10:00pm