Three Florida Highway Patrol Troopers Receive Roadway Designations

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November 22, 2020 ~ Three Florida roadways named in remembrance of fallen FHP Troopers ~ COCOA, Fla. – Today, three sections of Florida roadways were officially named in remembrance of fallen Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Troopers. The roadway designations were unveiled to honor the service and sacrifice of Patrolman Leroy C. Bender, Trooper Halley C. … Read more

Give Your Loved Ones an Extra Reason to Be Grateful this Thanksgiving – Buckle Up

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November 20, 2020 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Whether you are traveling across the state, down the street, or having a socially distanced drive-by celebration this Thanksgiving, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) and the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) urge all motorists and their passengers to buckle up and eliminate distractions. According to AAA … Read more

Give the Gift of Safety this Holiday Season

Give the Gift of Safety

November 2, 2020 ~ FLHSMV launches holiday travel campaign to remind motorists to travel safely and never drive impaired. ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Floridians and visitors are gearing up to travel on Florida roadways this holiday season, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) today launched its Safe Holiday Travel campaign … Read more

Fallen FHP Trooper Receives Roadway Designation

Sergeant John Baxter Jr Memorial Highway

October 27, 2020 ~A portion of U.S. 41 in Manatee County was named in remembrance of FHP Sergeant John C. Baxter Jr.~ Bradenton, Fla. – Today, a portion of U.S. Highway 41 in Manatee County was named in remembrance of fallen Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Sergeant John C. Baxter Jr. Sergeant Baxter’s career with FHP began … Read more