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FHP Trooper, Police Officer Help Save Crash Victim’s Life

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper and a Miami Beach police officer are credited with saving a man’s life over the weekend.

CBS Miami–02/24/2014

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Father Arrested After Leaving Infant In Car

A father was arrested and charged with felony child neglect in central Florida after a Florida Highway Patrol trooper found a baby left alone in a car outside a Best Buy store.

CBS Miami–11/29/2013


Texting While Driving Ban Goes Into Effect Tuesday

Starting Tuesday, it will be illegal to text while driving. Last May, Governor Rick Scott signed Florida’s texting and driving ban into law in Miami.


A Florida Highway Patrol trooper issues a ticket to a driver.  (Source: AP)

FHP Graduates Largest Class Of Troopers In Over A Decade

The Florida Highway Patrol graduated the largest class of new troopers in 13 years Thursday.

CBS Miami–09/13/2013

Odd Trooper Driving

Troopers’ Driving Looked Bizarre, But Was By The Book

Lazaro Solano was driving his sister Margy Perez home from the airport in Fort Lauderdale Sunday night, when a seemingly bizarre episode played out in front of them on southbound Interstate 95.


FHP Trooper Jean Barthelus

Funeral Held For FHP Trooper Killed In Haiti

Family members said their final farewells Saturday to a Florida Highway Patrol trooper from North Miami gunned down in Haiti.


FHP Trooper Jean Barthelus

FHP Trooper Shot & Killed In Haiti

The Florida Highway Patrol announced Saturday evening that one of its troopers had been killed while in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti.


(Source: FHP) Miami officer Fausto Lopez being taken into custody by state Trooper Donna Jane Watts on Oct. 11, 2011.

Speeding Miami Cop To Cop Plea Deal Next Month

A Miami police officer caught on a Florida Highway Patrol officer’s dash cam speeding down the Turnpike will take a plea deal at a hearing next month.


State Trooper Accident

FHP: Alcohol Involved In Head-On Trooper Crash On Krome

It was a close call for a Florida Highway Patrol trooper who was on routine patrol Friday when a car slammed into her in a head-on collision.


The driver of the dump truck that hit a car and an FHP trooper was arrested. (Source: CBS4)

Man In Trooper Hit & Run Crash Bond Out Of Jail

The man who police arrested in the Florida Highway Patrol trooper hit and run crash bonded out of jail Saturday.