NDHP – Colonel Brandon Solberg announces the promotion of Trooper Jonathan Skalicky to Sergeant. Skalicky attended the Highway Patrol Academy and graduated June 24, 2010. Following graduation, Trooper Skalicky was stationed in Cooperstown as a traffic enforcement trooper where he served until transferring to Valley City August 31, 2011, and served as a Motor Carrier Operations Trooper. On December 1, 2013, he transferred back to traffic enforcement but remained in Valley City where he has since served.

Skalicky was named the 2022 NDHP Trooper of the Year and was also awarded the NDHP Legion of Honor medal.

Skalicky earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Minot State University in 1996. Sgt. Skalicky will begin his duties as a regional sergeant February 1, 2024, and will be stationed in Valley City.