National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Posted on April 12, 2020

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week April 12-18, 2020   Each year, the second full week of April is dedicated to the men and women who serve as public safety telecommunicators. Public Safety telecommunicators are the first contact our citizens have with emergency services. Public Safety telecommunicators are a vital link for law enforcement officers, EMS, and fire by monitoring their radio activities, providing guidance, assistance, and providing information to ensure their safety. Pub...

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WHP Suspends VIN Inspections

Posted on March 19, 2020

Date:   March 19, 2020                      Title:    WHP Suspends VIN Inspections                            City:    Statewide                     Narrative:   Due to safety measures when dealing with the COVID-19 environment, the Wyoming Highway Patrol will be suspending services for Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) inspections. Some county clerks and treasurer’s through-out Wyoming have stopped issuing titles and registrations in person and have resorted to other ways to renew registratio...

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HJ0003 A JOINT RESOLUTION was signed today

Posted on March 10, 2020

The WHP is proud to continue our partnership with Shoshone and Arapaho Tribes on the Wind River Indian Reservation. HJ0003 A JOINT RESOLUTION was signed today requesting Congress to enact legislation expanding and improving efforts to coordinate reporting, investigation, and pursuit of justice for missing and murdered Native Americans and other persons....

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WHP updates permit issuing procedure

Posted on August 19, 2019

Effective immediately, with the exception of the Rock Springs Office, WYDOT highway shops will no longer be issuing permits. Advancements in technology and recent policy changes will allow the Wyoming Highway Patrol Ports of Entry to absorb the issuing of these permits for the highway shops allowing the highway shop clerks to focus more time on their other daily activities. Customers who request a permit at a highway shop can be referred to a Wyoming Port of Entry to obtain whatever permit they ...

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WYDOT, WHP urge motorists and passengers to always buckle up

Posted on May 24, 2019

News Release                  Date:   May 24, 2019             Title:    Please Wear Your Seatbelt        City:    Statewide   Narrative: WYDOT, WHP urge motorists and passengers to always buckle up. A simple choice to buckle up when driving or riding in a vehicle could mean the difference between life or death. The Wyoming Department of Transportation and the Wyoming Highway Patrol are urging motorists and passengers to always wear their seat belts to help keep them safe while traveling. Wyomin...

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