Patrolmen Melvin Phillips and Floyd Gresham

Please take a moment to include Melvin Phillips and Floyd Gresham in your thoughts. Patrolmen Phillips and Gresham died instantly when their patrol car was smashed between two tractor/trailers seven miles southeast of Hugo on US Highway 287, February 2, 1956. The officers had stopped a southbound truck and were issuing clearance to the driver, … Continue reading

Remembering Sergeant Wesley Rosette

Please take a moment to include Wesley Rosette in your thoughts today. Sergeant Wesley Rosette was killed near Price, Utah in a collision with two trucks January 31, 1951. Rosette and Grand Junction Sheriff E. E. Redmon were en route to pick up a prisoner for return to Colorado. They met an eastbound truck passing … Continue reading

Recognition of Service

Congratulations to the following ACSPP members on their years of service with the Colorado State Patrol: Gary Cutler – 15 Years of Service Scott Bair – 10 Years of Service Daniel Chermok – 10 Years of Service Gerald Cisneros – 10 Years of Service Matthew Normandin – 10 Years of Service Bryce Schumann – 10 … Continue reading

Congratulations

Congratulations to the following ACSPP members on their recent promotions:  Mark Buneta, Joy Grissom, Natalie Satterwhite, and Ronald Krasnisky.

Remembering Patrolman Wallace McCarty

Please keep Patrolman Wallace McCarty in your thoughts today. On January 22, 1946, Patrolman McCarty was killed when a truck hit his patrol car head-on about 3.5 miles south of Hudson on US Highway 6. McCarty was returning to Wray from Denver with Leslie Dale Wells, an automobile dealer. Wells died instantly, and McCarty was … Continue reading

Remembering Trooper Jason Manspeaker

Please take a moment to include Trooper Jason Manspeaker in your thoughts today. Trooper Manspeaker was responding to a call on January 23, 2001, regarding the possible sighting of two fugitives of the “Texas Seven,” who were wanted for the slaying of an Irving, Texas police officer. After passing eastbound through the Eisenhower Tunnel on … Continue reading

Remembering Patrolman Carhart and Sergeant Alcorn

Please take a moment to include Patrolman Nicholas A. Carhart and Sergeant Albert M. Alcorn in your thoughts today. Patrolman Carhart and Sergeant Alcorn were killed January 23, 1966 in a crash while on normal patrol assignment. Alcorn was conducting a training and evaluation on duty tour to observe rookie Carhart’s performance. The patrol car … Continue reading

Remembering Patrolman Larry B. Enloe

Please take a moment to include Patrolman Larry B. Enloe in your thoughts. Patrolman Enloe was on Interstate 25 north of Trinidad January 8, 1968 when he stopped a stolen blue station wagon for a traffic violation. While Enloe was seated in his patrol car, the driver shot Enloe with a .38 caliber gun. The … Continue reading

Remembering Patrolman Thomas R. Carpenter

Please take a moment to include Patrolman Thomas R. Carpenter in your thoughts. On December 27, 1973, Patrolman Carpenter stopped a 1964 Chevrolet on the westbound ramp from Broadway onto US Highway 36. A physical altercation developed between Carpenter and the occupants. It is believed Carpenter was kidnapped and his service weapon taken from him. … Continue reading