MSPAA Winter Luncheon – Westminster

  1/19/2013 11:00 am – 3:00 pm     Winter Luncheon will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 1100 – 1500 hours at the Westminster Elks Lodge located on Gorsuch Road just off Rt. 140.  Cost is $22.00 per person if paid before January 11, 2013 and $25.00 per person afterward.  Menu will … Continued


17th Annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge

  It’s the 17th Annual Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge – an event that has been keeping Maryland COOL since 1997! Let the fun begin and be a part of all the chills and thrills of PlungeFest 2013 on January 26th at Sandy Point State Park. It’s not just an event – it’s an … Continued


Death Notification – Retired PCO II Kenneth Berg

  We regret to inform you of the sudden death of retired PCO II Kenneth C. Berg of the North East Barrack on November 28, 2012 in Washington State.  A memorial service will be held on December 15, 2012 at 2:00 PM at the Shrewsbury Episcopal Church, 12824 Shrewsbury Church Road, Kennedyville, Maryland 21645.  In … Continued


Death Notification – Retired Capt. Murray J. Zepp

    We regret to inform you of the death of Retired Captain Murray J. Zepp on December 8, 2012.  Please keep the Zepp family in your thoughts and prayers.     The following obituary from the R. T. Foard Funeral Home website contains visitation and funeral arrangement information.     Murray J. Zepp, 81, … Continued


2013 MSP Inaugural Badge

    A special purpose badge commemorating the 2013 Inauguration of the President of the United States has been  approved for restricted purchase to sworn and retired members of the Maryland State Police.  The badge is die struck in .102” solid 85/15 brass and finished with multiple colors and pure gold plate. Each badge will be uniquely numbered in production sequence and badges will be curved … Continued


Retirement Celebration – Lt. Col. G. Robert Turano

    Please join us at a retirement luncheon honoring Lieutenant Colonel G. Robert Turano on Friday, January 18, 2013 – 11:30 A.M. at the Beaver Creek Country Club,  9535 Mapleville Road, Hagerstown, Md. 21740.  [I-70 to Exit 35 (Rt. 66) south on Rt. 66 for ½ mile (Entrance to country club on left)]  The cost … Continued


Pilot David Cooper Retires after Military and MSP Career

    (CUMBERLAND, MD) – David Cooper descended from a line of sailing ship captains, but while serving on the Coast Guard cutter ACTIVE, he soon discovered he did not inherit a stomach for rough seas. During one mission to save a sinking fishing boat, he watched as a Coast Guard helicopter flew by on … Continued


Aviation Division Cadets Wanted

      (PIKESVILLE, MD) — The Maryland State Police is expanding career opportunities for young people interested in emergency medicine who are up to the challenge of helping to save lives in the air. The Maryland State Police is now hiring for the position of “aviation cadet.” This position serves as a second medical … Continued


MTA Store Christmas Sale

    The Maryland Troopers Association Store Christmas Sale will begin on December 10, 2012 and continue until December 1`, 2012.  As always, members will receive 20% discount on all of your in store purchases.  Non-members will receive a 10% discount.  the details concerning hours are noted on the attached flyer.   Flyer 


Death Notification, Retired Sergeant Harry Victor Smith

  We regret to inform you of the death of Retired Sergeant Harry Victor Smith on November 15, 2012.  Harry and his wife Carolyn were regulars at the MTA Convention in Ocean City, Maryland.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Harry’s friends and family at this difficult time.      Harry V. Smith, 76  MARCH 26, 1936-NOV. … Continued