The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just before 9:00 am this morning in reference to a fatal collision that occurred on KY HWY-78 at the intersection of Elliot Brothers Road in Lincoln County.
The initial investigation indicates that Jerry L. Day, 24 years old of Stanford, KY, was driving west on HWY-78 in a 2004 Chevrolet Pickup Truck. Jerry Day pulled into the oncoming lane of traffic as he passed a vehicle turning onto Elliot Brother Road, and collided head on with a 2015 Buick passenger car, operated by Angela M. Peters, 38 years old of Danville. Continue reading KSP Investigates Fatal Collision→
Drug Arrest: On 09/15/2017 officers were called to the area of Prince Royal Drive in reference to a male subject who appeared to be under the influence. The subject was located and showed several signs of impairment. He had a small plastic bag of synthetic marijuana and crushed soda can with a burn hole in the top of it in his pants pockets. Continue reading Berea Police Report Sept. 19, 2017→
On Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at approximately 8:02 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a two-vehicle traffic crash with injuries on the Hal Rogers Parkway near the 8 mile marker in Laurel County.
Upon arrival, Trooper Millard Root determined that a 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt passenger car, operated by Kimberly K. Owens,35, of Mallie, was traveling westbound when she crossed the center line and struck a 1997 Volvo commercial vehicle head-on, being operated by Feldon C. Bush, 62, of London. Continue reading KSP – Injury Traffic Crash→
On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at approximately 9:06 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a call from KSP Trooper Houston E. Lewis advising that he had been involved in a single-vehicle collision around the 41 mile marker of Interstate 75 in Laurel County.
Wanton Endangerment: On 09/04/2017 officers were called to Walmart in reference to a small child left alone in a vehicle. The vehicle was located, but not locked, and the child was removed. The engine was not running and it was muggy inside of the car. The parents of the child were eventually located, and it was discovered that the child had been left in the car for approximately 15 minutes.
Gov. Matt Bevin joined Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders to recognize the promotion of 75 agency officers at a ceremony held Sept. 7 in Lexington. Four majors, 12 captains, 20 lieutenants and 39 sergeants were commissioned.
Gov. Bevin advised the officers to lead by example.
On Tuesday, September 05, 2017 at approximately 11:30 AM, Trooper Sean Dixon was patrolling KY HWY 80 in Pulaski County when he observed a 1997 Isuzu Rodeo with expired registration. Trooper Dixon activated his emergency equipment in an attempt to stop the vehicle, but the operator, later identified as Nathan J. Troxell, 26, of Somerset, refused to stop and continued traveling eastbound towards Laurel County at a high rate of speed. Continue reading KSP – Vehicle Pursuit & Arrest→
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, which provides coverage for Madison, Clark, Estill, Lee, Owsley, Jackson, Mercer, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard and Jessamine counties, will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints at locations approved by the Kentucky State Police Policy and Procedures Manual. These checkpoints will be conducted in an effort to enforce the traffic laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Continue reading KSP Post 7 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoints→
Attorney General Andy Beshear and his Special Prosecutions Unit today announced that a 58-year-old Ashland man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison on kidnapping and on being a persistent felon charges.
On Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at approximately 2:30 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London was notified by the Clay County 911 Center about a shooting that had occurred on Portersburg Road in the Manchester community of Clay County.
Two 20-person interagency fire crews made up of Kentucky Division of Forestry (KDF), Division of Mine Permits, and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), personnel are leaving today for the hurricane stricken areas of Texas.
On August 28, 2017, at approximately 5:45 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Terry W. McFerron, 35, on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor and distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.
In the next couple of weeks we will have to move our prescription drug disposal box because of the new parking lot design. once the construction is complete we will place this important service back into operations.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and hopefully this service will be back very soon. – David Gregory Police Chief
Leaving Scene of Accident: On Friday August 25, 2017 around 7:50 p.m., Deputy Paul Lay was dispatched to a non-injury hit and run collision on White Hall Shrine Road. While responding to the collision, Deputy Lay witnessed the run vehicle from the collision merging onto Interstate 75 south bound from Boonesboro Road. After a brief pursuit, Deputy Lay was able to get the vehicle stopped and the driver was arrested without incident. Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Aug. 28, 2017→