Category: Breaking News

PBA Mourns Loss of Trooper Joel Davis

The New York State Troopers PBA mourns the loss of one of our members, Trooper Joel R. Davis, who was shot and killed in the line of duty while responding to a domestic incident. Trooper Davis, 36, had served the people of the state of New York as a Trooper… Read More»

Upcoming Fundraiser for Trooper Injured During Traffic Stop

Trooper Craig Foglia continues his recovery after he was seriously injured during a traffic stop, when a pickup truck struck his patrol car from behind last month. A fundraiser has been planned for Trooper Foglia by Cider Creek Hard Cider in Canisteo, N.Y. The details of the fundraiser are below:… Read More»

Line-of-Duty Death: NY State Trooper Brian S. Falb

It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the line-of-duty death of New York State Trooper Brian S. Falb on March 13, 2017 as the result of an illness stemming from his assignment at the World Trade Center site following the terrorist attack on September 11, 2001. Following… Read More»

Support the Signal 30 Benefit Fund While Shopping on Amazon

The Signal 30 Benefit Fund participates in the AmazonSmile Program. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Signal 30 Benefit Fund every time you shop at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the same low prices, the vast selection and… Read More»

PBA Mourns the Death of NYS Trooper Timothy Pratt

The New York State Troopers PBA mourns the loss of one of our members, Trooper Timothy P. Pratt, a dedicated public servant who made the ultimate sacrifice. Tragically, Trooper Pratt is the 21st member of the New York State Police to die in the line of duty since 2006. “Trooper… Read More»

Young Girl Thanks Troopers for Their Help

Sa’Fyre Terry, an 8-year-old girl from Rotterdam who suffered burns in a 2013 fire, thanked New York State Troopers for their assistance in helping her open 1 million Christmas cards sent to her this past holiday. Sa’Fyre visited the State Troopers at Latham and received gifts from the Troopers during… Read More»

Retiree and Man He Saved Reconnect 45 Years Later

WIVB of Buffalo featured a heartwarming story about retired Sr. Inv. John Ciccone, who ended up becoming a Facebook friend with a man whom he had saved nearly 45 years ago. The story is here: Facebook Friends Realize Life-Saving Connection