Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper Kyle L. Prose, a Hillsboro resident, has been selected as the 2022 Trooper of the Year at the Wilmington Post.
The selection of Prose, 32, is in recognition of outstanding service during 2022 at the Wilmington Post. Fellow officers stationed at the Wilmington Post chose Prose based on leadership abilities, professional ethics, courteous treatment of others, enthusiastic work attitude, and cooperation with supervisors, peers and the public.
Prose joined the Highway Patrol in 2013 and has served at the Wilmington Post since leaving the Academy. Originally from Lucasville and a graduate of Northwest High School in McDermott, Prose attended Shawnee State College. He has recently served as a field training officer and has received the Highway Patrol Criminal Patrol Certificate award five times and the Ace Award for auto larceny twice.
Prose and his wife, Kala, live in Hillsboro with their two children.
Submitted by Lt. Dexter T. Howard, Ohio State Highway Patrol.