• 2019

    The Florida Highway Patrol Announces Chief of South Florida Operations

    Seleccione aquí para Español ~ Major Eileen Powell, Commander of FHP’s Troop B promoted to Chief ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Director, Colonel Gene Spaulding, has appointed Major Eileen Powell as the Chief of South Florida Operations effective today, March 1, 2019. Chief Eileen Powell is a 32-year law enforcement vetera…

  • 2019

    DHSMV Urges Motorists to Never Drive Impaired

    Seleccione aquí para Español ~ As Floridians and visitors travel across the state this Spring Break, DHSMV reminds motorists to always drive safely and Arrive Alive ~ TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), a division of the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV), is spreading the message Never Drive Imp…

  • 2019

    Your Life Can Be Saved With Just A Click

    Seleccione aquí para Español ~ FHP Troopers to Join Nationwide Click It or Ticket Campaign ~        TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Starting tomorrow, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) will join local and national law enforcement officers and highway safety advocates across the country for the national Click It or Ticket safety belt enforcement…

  • 2019

    Press Instructions and Logistics for Msgt. Daniel Hinton’s Memorial Events

    Seleccione aquí para Español TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol honors the life and career of Master Sgt. Daniel Hinton. Instructions for credentialed press detailed below and site maps are attached for reference. Viewing: Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Gendron Funeral Home, 2325 East Mall Drive, Ft. Myers,…

  • 2019

    Statement On The Passing Of Master Sgt. Hinton

    Seleccione aquí para Español "The entire FLHSMV family mourns today for the loss of one of our own, FHP Master Sergeant Daniel Hinton. Master Sgt. Hinton was an extraordinary individual, who put his life on the line to protect and serve others. His life and 32-year career are nothing short of heroic. We ask that you keep his wife and family in…