Salute To Law Enforcement Honors Trooper Gabe Irvis


Trooper Irvis has been employed with the North Dakota Highway Patrol for six years.  He is also a former member of the ND Army National Guard.  Gabe is a valued member of our team and provides a wealth of skills and knowledge to each encounter he has with the public.  He has been an active member in our agency having been a Standardized Field Sobriety Testing instructor (SFST), a Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) and a member of the NDHP Honor Guard.  Trooper Irvis helps facilitates cooperation among local law enforcement agencies.  His SFST and DRE skills has exposed him to many officers from other agencies while providing training or evaluations of DUI offenders.  In addition, he works cooperatively with them on a regular basis when routine and emergency situations arise.

Trooper Irvis excels at protecting our communities through proactive patrol work.  Gabe is adept at locating impaired drivers and removing them from our roadways, being a leader in this type of enforcement in the Fargo area.  Another area he excels at is locating and stopping the criminal element transporting large loads of illegal narcotics in and through Cass County, with recent large methamphetamine seizures having taken place.  Gabe is also active in locating and preventing crash causation factor violations, making our highways safer.  Trooper Irvis is dedicated to public service which is shown in his work effort and commitment to the NDHP and citizens of North Dakota.