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 - Retired Trooper First Class Earl Keefer

    March 8, 2018


    We regret to inform you of the death of Retired Trooper First Class Earl Feefer.  Our thoughts and prayers are with TFC Keefer's family and friends at this difficult time.

    The following obituary information has been reprinted from Minnich Funeral Home, Hagerstown, Maryland. 


     Earl Martin Keefer, 68, of Fairmont, WV, passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness. 

    Born October 21, 1949, in Hagerstown, MD, he was the son of the late Pearl (Boppe) Keefer Rowe and the late George Keefer Sr. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Beverly (Toms) Keefer of Fairmont, WV.

    Earl was a Christian by faith. He was a graduate of Boonsboro High School in MD. He was a veteran with the United States Marines having served two tours of duty in Vietnam. He was a Maryland State Trooper for 21 years, retiring in 1994. He was a Trooper First Class and a member of the S.T.A.T.E. team when he retired. After retirement, he served as a private investigator in Maryland. Upon moving to West Virginia, he sold real estate working with Picket Fences and later Real Estate Plus. 

    Earl was a 32nd degree Mason with the Acacia Lodge #157 A.F.&A.M, the Scottish Rite Clarksburg Consistory, Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 34, Upper Mon Valley Shrine Club, Taylor County Shrine Club, and the Desert Caravan where he was currently serving as president. He was a member of the American Legion for 47 years, a lifetime member of the V.F.W. Post #7048, as well as a lifetime member of the N.R.A. Earl was an avid hunter and fisherman. For over 26 years, he enjoyed his annual elk hunting trips to Idaho.

    In addition to his wife, he is survived by his brother, G. Alvey Keefer Jr. of Maugansville, MD; half- brothers, Michael Keefer, Richard Keefer and Jeffrey Keefer all of Berkley Springs, WV; half-sister, Dawn Warrington of Romney, WV; his sister-in-law, Barbara Iseminger and her husband Harold of Hagerstown, MD; niece, Wendy Iseminger of Chambersburg, PA; nephews, Jamie Iseminger and his wife Amanda of Hagerstown, MD, and David Iseminger and his partner Shawn Hagland of Takoma, WA; great-nephews, Trey Wilson and Cole Iseminger; great-niece, McKenna Iseminger; as well as several other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

    Memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, 1645 W. 8th St., Erie, PA 16505; or to Peoples Hospice, 327 Medical Park Drive, Bridgeport, WV 26330.

    Friends and family may visit the Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia Street, Fairmont, WV on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 4PM until 8PM. 

    The funeral will be held at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 East Wilson Blvd, Hagerstown, MD, on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 1PM, with Pastor Ronald Faith officiating. 

    Friends and family may also visit at the Minnich Funeral Home from 11AM until 1PM prior to the funeral. Interment will follow in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, where military honors will be provided by the Joint Veterans Council and Marine League of Hagerstown.





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  • MSP Fallen Heroes Ceremony


    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.