George "Ed" Van Wagonen
George “Ed” Van Wagonen was hired on April 11, 1928 to form the Utah Highway Patrol. He had been a Provo City Police Officer for three years.
Dennis "Dee" Lavelle Lund
Dennis “Dee” Lavelle Lund joined the protective Services Section of the Utah Highway Patrol in 1986. He was promoted to Trooper in 1987 and
Charles D. "Chuck" Warren
Charles D. “Chuck” Warren joined the Utah Highway Patrol August 19, 1956. On September 2, 1969, Trooper Warren stopped a stolen vehicle on
Doyle R. Thorne
Doyle R. Thorne joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1975. He served at the Kanab Port of Entry and in field operations at Brigham City and Vernal.
Joseph "Joey" Samuel Brumett III
Joseph “Joey” Samuel Brumett III joined the Utah Highway Patrol in March 1992. Following the police academy, he was assigned to field operations
Randy K. Ingram
Randy K. Ingram joined the Utah Highway Patrol in August 1984. He served at the Kanab Port of Entry and later as a field trooper in Fillmore.
Tom Rettberg joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1975. He served at the Echo Port of Entry for one year and in field operations at Weber County
Armond A. "Monty" Luke
Armond A. “Monty” Luke joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1936. He resided at his hometown of Junction, Piute County, his entire career.
John R. Winn
John R. Winn joined the Utah Highway Patrol as a “radio operator” in 1959. He was assigned to the Price office and later transferred to Provo.
William John Antoniewicz
William John Antoniewicz joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1974. Originally from New Bedford, Massachusetts, he moved to Brigham City,
Ray Lynn Pierson
Ray Lynn Pierson joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1974. He served at the Heber Port of Entry and in field operations at Moab. On November 7,
Dee Rees joined the Utah Highway Patrol in 1947. He resided in Bountiful, Davis County, his entire career. On July 2, 1960, Trooper
Aaron Beesley joined the Utah Highway Patrol in January 2000. He started his career at the Utah State Capitol and served in Weber/Morgan
Robert B. Hutchings
Robert B. Hutchings served as a Deputy Sheriff for Sacramento County, California. He later moved to Utah and joined the Utah Department
Trooper Daniel Harris
Trooper Daniel Harris Daniel W. Harris began his police career in 1972 as a police officer with the Phoenix, Arizona Police Dept. In 1975 he
Trooper Eric Dale Ellsworth
On Friday, November 18, while responding to a call of low hanging power lines near Garland City, Trooper Eric Ellsworth was