ACSPP President’s September 2017 Message

Good evening, The leaves are changing colors, and the mountains have a dusting of snow this last Wednesday night in September.  On behalf of the Association of Colorado State Patrol Professionals (ACSPP), I want to thank you for this opportunity to share with you the latest information from your peer board of volunteers.  The ACSPP … Continue reading

Trooper Charles A. Fry

Please take a moment to include Trooper Charles A. Fry in your thoughts today. Trooper Fry was on routine patrol of Interstate 25 when he contacted a northbound vehicle south of the Douglas County line September 26, 1987. He was issuing a traffic citation when a drunken driver struck Fry as he stood by the … Continue reading

Patrolman Bechtelheimer (Beck)

Please take a moment to include Harold Bechtelheimer in your thoughts. Patrolman Bechtelheimer (Beck) was the first CSP officer to be slain in the line of duty. While patrolling US Highway 85-87 north of Colorado Springs on September 14, 1949, he encountered a green Buick traveling southbound at a high speed. Before Beck could approach … Continue reading

CSP Car Information Needed

Lt. Colonel Bratt was at the CSPAA coffee today and he took us on a tour of the CSP museum over at building 82.  He has acquired a 1991 and a 1992 CSP Chevy Camaro for the museum.  He would greatly appreciate any Patrolman/Trooper who drove these particular model vehicles, to contact  him at Headquarters and furnish him with some … Continue reading

ACSPP President’s Monthly Message

As the dog days of summer are behind us late on a Wednesday night, here is the latest from your legislatively recognized employee organization group, the Association of Colorado State Patrol Professionals (ACSPP).  Your peer board of volunteers are here to help you, our current and future members.  The ACSPP board serves as the voice for ALL members of the Colorado … Continue reading

Lyle Wohlers

The Colorado State Patrol Alumni Association sent the following information pertaining to Lyle Wohlers.  Click on the title ‘Lyle Wohlers’ to access the Parole Hearing notice for Marcus Fernandez. Lyle Wohlers’ killer wants parole and his hearing is upcoming. Some might not agree. Thanks CSPAA for the information.  

SSA Fraud

The Colorado State Patrol Alumni Association just informed the Association of this scam: The vast majority of our members are ineligible to received Social Security Benefits, but some do, or may be married to someone who does. It is with that in mind that this fraud warning is sent to you. Reports from the Office … Continue reading

Scam

Here is another scam that is out there that we just learned about: ‘Just received a call at work from a Joe Collins stating he was with the CO State Patrol Association raising funds for the fallen troopers, and PTSD for the first responders. He mentioned a packet was sent to my residence listed, and … Continue reading