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State Police Honor Fallen Trooper With Thanksgiving Patrol

Illinois State Police launched an aggressive Thanksgiving holiday enforcement effort on the state’s roadways Tuesday called Operation Kyle in honor of a state trooper who was killed a year ago conducting a traffic stop.


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High Gas Prices Could Reduce State Police Patrols

The price of a gallon of gas could be too high to keep Illinois state troopers on the road as much as they are now.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2011