The Washington State Patrol will conduct a statewide “Slow Down, Move Over” emphasis from Friday, August 23rd, through Sunday, August 25th, to help troopers, roadway workers, emergency responders, and citizens stay safe.
Washington State high school juniors and seniors with an interest in law enforcement as a career will have an opportunity to spend a week this summer learning about the roles and job opportunities within law enforcement. The application deadline is May 10th.
The Washington State Legislature recently authorized funds to reimburse bump stock owners $150 for each one turned in, but the offer ends on Tuesday, March 26th, when the federal law that bans them takes effect.
From Friday, July 28th, to Sunday, July 30th, there will be extra Washington State Patrol Troopers on the roadway, as well as our aviation unit in the sky, looking for unsafe, speeding, aggressive and impaired motorcyclists.
First it was Left-Lane Campers and now the Washington State Patrol will focus on speeders to keep everyone safe. Additional Troopers will be on duty to catch speeders from Friday to Sunday, June 23rd to 25th.