General

2021 Scholarship Applications are due!

This is a reminder that all 2021 scholarship applications must be postmarked by April 30th and/or hand delivered no later than Thursday 4 PM to the MTA office. The MTA office will be closed on Friday April 30th.

Deaths

Death Notification – Retired Sergeant Thomas E. Ruppert

We regret to inform you that on April 16th, 2021 Retired Sergeant Thomas E. Ruppert passed away at the age of 88. – The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Ruppert Family at this difficult time. Obituary from the Cumberland Times: Thomas Edward Ruppert, 88, of LaVale, passed away Friday, April 16, … Continued

Deaths

Death Notification – Retired Sergeant Billy Caudill

We regret to inform you that Retired Sergeant Billy Caudill passed away on March 24th, 2021 at the age of 77. Sergeant Caudill served with the Maryland State Police for 25 years until his retirement in 1993. The Maryland Troopers Association extends their deepest condolences to the entire Caudill family. Obituary from McComas Funeral Home: … Continued

Deaths

Death Notification – Retired Sergeant John T. Schultheis

We regret to inform you that Retired Sergeant John T. Schultheis passed away on Friday January 8th, 2021. Sergeant Schultheis served with the Maryland State Police for 23 years. The Maryland Troopers Association extends their deepest condolences to the entire Schultheis family during this difficult time. Obituary Notice John T. Schultheis, 80, of Columbia Cross … Continued

Deaths

Death Notification – Retired Sgt. Leo M. Drosdak

We regret to inform you that on December 15th, 2020 Retired Sergeant Leo Drosdak passed away at the age of 88. – The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Drosdak Family at this difficult time. Obituary from Blazosky Funeral Home: Leo M. Drosdak, 88, of Lake Hauto entered into eternal rest Tuesday, … Continued

Deaths

Death Notification – Retired Sergeant Frederick “Fred” Kirckhoff

We regret to inform you that on April 15th 2021, Retired Sergeant Frederick ” Fred” Kirckhoff , 80 suddenly passed away. The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Kirckhoff Family at this difficult time. Retired Sergeant Kirckhoff served the Maryland State Police for 30 years until his retirement in 1992.