The Maryland Troopers Association


The Maryland Troopers Association was organized in 1979 for the purpose of advancing the principles of professionalism in law enforcement and to facilitate a meaningful dialogue between employees and the Administration concerning issues of mutual concern.  This Association contributes significantly to protecting the security of troopers, civilian MSP personnel and retirees by providing a benefit package that addresses legislative representation in matters of public safety, legal representation, education and training scholarships, and death relief.

The year 2017 membership of the MTA stands at approximately 2,629 of which 1,120 are active members and 1,509 are retirees.  To facilitate the effective management and participation of our members, the MTA has 13 Lodges located thoughout the State of Maryland.   Please visit our lodges section for more detailed information concerning the lodges.  

 To Register as a new user on the Maryland Troopers site, follow these steps: 

1. Mouse over the "Troopers Only" tab and a drop down menu will appear. 

2. Click on "Register". 

3. Fill out the information requested and submit.

4. An e-mail will be sent to your registered e-mail address to confirm that it is legitimate.

5. Follow confirmation instructions  

6. The webmaster will check your status and complete the authorization process.  

7. In the future, Click on "Log In" under the "Troopers Only" tab and use your new Username and Password whenever logging in. 



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  • Death Notification - Darren Rhodes, son of Retired Sgt. Kenneth Rhodes

    September 8, 2015


    We regret to inform you of the death of Darren Rhodes (23), son of Retired Sergeant Kenneth Rhodes, on Friday, September 4, 2015 at 5:00 PM.  His death was the result of being involved in a multi vehicle collision in Colorado Springs, Colorado while riding his motorcycle.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the Rhodes family at this very difficult time.  There are no funeral arrangements at this time but they will be published as soon as they are available.  


      The following obituary has been reprinted from the Star Democrat.  Funeral arrangements have been made at the Fellows, Helfenfein & Newnam Funeral Home in Centreville. 


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    Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2015 11:36 am | Updated: 6:28 pm, Thu Sep 10, 2015.
    CHESTERTOWN — Darren Matthew Rhodes passed away on September 4, 2015 in Colorado Springs as the result of a motor vehicle accident. He was 23 years young.
    Born in Chestertown, MD, Darren is the son of Kenneth Rhodes of Church Hill and Brenda Crossley Rhodes of Easton. At the time of his death, Darren was a Private First Class in the U.S. Army, assigned to Fort Carson Colorado and was also an active member of the Church Hill Vol. Fire Co.
    Darren enjoyed hunting, fishing, spending time with his family and friends and serving his community. He was an outstanding soldier, firefighter, son and brother. His contagious laughter and witty comments will be greatly missed.
    Darren is survived by his father, Kenneth Rhodes; mother, Brenda Crossley Rhodes; step-mother, Kimberly Rhodes; sister, Courtney Rhodes; brother, Colin Rhodes; step-brother, Brett Stiles; step-sister, Lauren Stiles; maternal grandparents, George and Carolyn Spray; and many uncles, aunts and cousins. He is pre-deceased by his paternal grandparents, Charles M. and Mary T. Rhodes and his maternal grandfather, Charles Crossley.
    A viewing will be held on Monday, September 14, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home in Centreville, MD. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 12 p.m. at the Church Hill Volunteer Fire Company with interment immediately following at the Church Hill Cemetery.
    In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Church Hill Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 66, Church Hill, MD 21623 in the name of Darren Rhodes.  For online condolences, please visit





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    11:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Maryland State Police Fallen Heroes Ceremony will held in the MSP Quadrangle at MSP Headquarters, Pikesville, Md.  A luncheon,  provided by the Maryland Troopers Association, will follow the ceremony.