Missouri State Highway Patrol – Trooper

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Missouri State Highway Patrol

Are you looking for a challenging career, duties that are never routine, and competitive pay and fringe benefits? If so, you may be interested in a career with the Missouri State Highway Patrol, one of the most highly respected law enforcement agencies in the country.

The Patrol’s large workforce is a highly skilled, diverse family. We care about one another, support each other, and hold each other accountable in ways only a family can. We look for the best and brightest to join us and help us serve and protect the people of Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is now accepting applications for the 118th Trooper Selection Process. Deadline for application is December 9, 2022.


The primary duties of a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper are to promote safety and enforce traffic laws for the motoring public. A trooper provides assistance to motorists, is responsible for investigating highway traffic crashes, and other roadway emergencies. Other responsibilities include assisting local law enforcement officers upon request, investigating crimes, and enforcing criminal laws. A trooper must work under all weather conditions, is frequently required to drive at high speeds, subject to call at any time, and work schedules that change regularly.


Learn more about a career as a Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper




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The Missouri State Highway Patrol is an Equal Opportunity Employer.