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Death Notification – Retired TFC Samuel Summers

Samuel William Summers, 78, of Walkersville, MD passed away on October 17, 2020.  Sam was born in Hagerstown, MD and the son of Austin W. Summers and Hilda L. (Butts) Summers on April 29, 1942.  Sam spent his younger years in Hagerstown and Downsville, Maryland.  When he was 12, his family moved to Frederick County, … Continued

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MSP CELEBRATING 100 YEARS IN 2021

In celebration of the upcoming 100th anniversary of the Maryland State Police, the MTA is offering a commemorative weapon for purchase by Maryland State Police Troopers and civilians, active and retired. For additional information and to receive an order form, please email info@mdtroopers.org or call 1-800-TROOPER or 410-653-3885.

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Open Enrollment – State’s Prescription Coverage

Open enrollment is now upon us, and I have been asked by several retired Medicare eligible members if there is any change in the state prescription coverage for these retirees in calendar year 2021.  The short answer is NO. Legislation passed in 2019 will eventually move retirees out of the state’s prescription coverage plan to … Continued

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Death Notification – Retired PCO S. Marvin Hollinger

We regret to inform you that on August 28, 2020 Retired PCO S. Marvin Hollinger, 80, passed away at the Dove House, Westminster, Maryland.   The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Hollinger family at this difficult time.  Marvin was instrumental in forming Lodge 20 and coordinated many of the Lodge fundraisers. He … Continued

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Death Notification – Retired Sergeant George Arthur Butler

We regret to inform you that on August 13, 2020 Retired Sergeant George Arthur Butler, 64, passed away. The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Butgler family at this difficult time. The following obituary was reprinted from the Fletcher Funeral Home. George Arthur Butler, 64, of Westminster, died Thursday, August 13, 2020, … Continued

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Back the Blue Rally

This is your chance to show your support for law enforcement. As previously posted on the MTA Face Book Page, the MTA, along with the MTA’s law firm and MTA’s lobbyist, is closely monitoring the various committees addressing police reform. One of the suggestions for police reform is making personnel records of police officers available … Continued

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MSP Class 151 Graduation

Here is the link showing the details of the MSP 151 Academy Class Graduation. https://mdtroopers.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/MSP-151-Academy-Class-Graduation-2.pdf