Capitol Police (Law Enforcement Officer I), Troop K, functions as a full service law enforcement entity within the Kansas Highway Patrol in Shawnee County, Kansas. To ensure that the established traditions of service, courtesy and protection are continued, the Kansas Highway Patrol selects only the highest qualified candidates for positions within Troop K.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is a statewide law enforcement agency made up of uniformed and civilian personnel. Civilian members staff the agency's troop offices throughout the state and General Headquarters in Topeka, Kansas.
Communications Specialists support field personnel 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by rapidly and efficiently broadcasting information from the Highway Patrol’s Central Communications Center in Salina, Kansas.