31 December 2019
Captain Daniel Lyons
Acting Troop A Commander

On December 31, 2019, Troopers arrested Stephen C. Barker, 33 for Reckless Endangerment 2nd  (class A misdemeanor) and Reckless Driving.
On July 15, 2019 at 1:08 p.m., Troopers out of SP Buffalo responded to a collision involving a New York State Police vehicle on the I-90 west bound near milepost marker 462.6 in the town of Sheridan.  Barker was operating a marked NYSP Dodge Charger and rear-ended a 2019 Dodge Caravan with five occupants.  All occupants of the Dodge Caravan were treated for injuries from minor to severe.  Trooper Barker is currently suspended with-out pay.
The Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Collision Reconstruction, Chautauqua County District Attorney’s Office and NYSP Professional Standards Bureau assisted in this investigation.

You must be logged in to view this item.

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.