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Trooper of Year awards honor Okla. Highway Patrol

Trooper of year awards

Come rain or shine, Oklahoma Highway Patrol Troopers are out everyday protecting us.

Thursday during the 44th Annual Trooper of the Year awards ceremony, six troopers were honored for going above and beyond and putting their own lives at risk while on the job.

Trooper of the Year – 2012

  • Humanitarianism – Trooper Scott Shropshire #658 – Claremore
  • Humanitarianism – Trooper Cody Hyde #912 – Muldrow
  • Heroism – Trooper Michael Patnode #350 – Oklahoma City
  • Heroism – Trooper Kevin Sparkman #399 – Oklahoma City
  • Valor – Trooper Danny Long #926 – Pauls Valley
  • Humanitarianism – Trooper Kyle Henson #509 – Sallisaw

Chief’s Awards – 2012

  • Humanitarianism – Trooper Sheldon Robinson #387 – Bixby
  • Trooper Tony Sessions #371 – Cleo Springs
  • Security Officer Freda Daugherty #1310 – Glenpool
  • Trooper Chance Husted #911 – Laverne
  • Trooper John Hambrick #783 – Lawton
  • Trooper Brian McSlarrow #327 – Miami
  • Trooper Phillip Ludwyck #588 – Moreland
  • Trooper James Crowder #348 – Shattuck
  • Trooper Cody Rehder #941 – Shattuck
  • Trooper Mike Fike #535 – Woodward
  • Trooper Pat Fike #229 – Woodward
  • Community Service – LT Randy Rogers #74 – McAlester
  • Trooper Jennifer Fisher #432 – Newalla
  • Trooper Shawn Cummings #450 – Pryor
  • Bravery – LT Scott Hampton #91 – Calera
  • Trooper Kyle Ince #517 – Calera
  • Exceptional Service – Communications Officer David Hugueley – Oklahoma City

Jerry Marx Memorial Award

  • Television Category – Teletul (Channel 51 – Spanish News) Tulsa, OK
  • Radio Category – KWCO (KOOL 105 FM) Chickasha, OK
  • Print Category – Shawnee News Star Shawnee, OK