Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

Attempted Murder of a Police Officer Investigation

On Saturday, June 24, 2017 at approximately 4:00 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a call from the McCreary County Sheriff’s Office requesting assistance on an officer involved shooting that had taken place on Cowhorn Road near Jones Hollow Road in McCreary County.

Preliminary investigation indicates that McCreary County Deputy Sheriff Frank Brown conducted a traffic stop on an older model red Continue reading Attempted Murder of a Police Officer Investigation

Scam Alert

Andy Beshear

Deceitful Blacktop Contractors Targeting Central Kentucky Residents

Today, Attorney General Andy Beshear and Woodford County Sheriff Wayne “Tiny” Wright said a group of door-to-door blacktop contractors are targeting elderly residents in Woodford County, and possibly families in the Central Kentucky region.

Beshear said Sheriff Wright contacted his office after a Woodford County resident was pressured into overpaying contractors to seal Continue reading Scam Alert

Job Opening

City of Richmond

JOB: Sworn and/or certified police officers.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be presently employed as a full time sworn Police Officer or hold a state certification as a peace officer with a minimum of three years’ sworn Police Officer experience.

Must have completed the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council’s (KLEC) approved required Basic Training Course or a similar course in another state that would meet the Kentucky requirements for Continue reading Job Opening

Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Jun. 15, 2017

ARRESTED

Trafficking in a Controlled Substance: On Wednesday, June 14, 2017 around 4:30 p.m., after an investigation into numerous drug complaints in the area of McDougal Avenue, the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Street Crimes Unit and Richmond Police Department assisted the Madison County HIDTA Drug Task Force in serving a search warrant at a residence on McDougal Ave. The search warrant led to the seizure of illegal drugs and the arrest of Dexter Perrin and Shanna Davis. Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Jun. 15, 2017

KSP Warns Warmer Weather Poses Danger For Children

KSP

Temperatures are on the rise this week and KSP is warning parents not to leave a child alone in a hot car. It may seem like common sense, but every year law enforcement agencies answer calls about unattended children in vehicles. KidsandCars.org reports that 39 children died in the U.S. during 2016 from vehicular heat stroke with 11 deaths already in 2017. Continue reading KSP Warns Warmer Weather Poses Danger For Children

KSP Investigates Early Morning Fatal Collision

Fatal Crash

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a fatal collision that occurred just before 5:00 am this morning on KY HWY-52, east of Danville in Boyle County.

KSP Post 7 was contacted by the Boyle County Sheriff’s Office after they received a call of a gold passenger car in the middle of the road that had sustained significant damage in a collision. The initial Continue reading KSP Investigates Early Morning Fatal Collision

KY Attorney General Working with TN Law Enforcement on Vehicular Homicide Cases

Andy Beshear

Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced that his office is working with Tennessee law enforcement to focus on the effective prosecution of vehicular homicide cases.

The annual training event, being held in Pigeon Forge June 13-15, brings together Kentucky commonwealth’s attorneys with prosecutors from the Tennessee District Attorney’s Office and crash reconstruction officers from both states. Continue reading KY Attorney General Working with TN Law Enforcement on Vehicular Homicide Cases

Update: Double Murder Investigation / Rockcastle County

Murder Investigation

Original Release: Kentucky State Police Detectives are on the scene of a death investigation on North Wilderness Road in Rockcastle County, after receiving a call from the Mount Vernon Police Department about two deceased subjects inside a residence at approximately 6:41 AM, on Thursday, June 08, 2017.

Troopers arrived on scene and discovered two adults deceased Continue reading Update: Double Murder Investigation / Rockcastle County

Death Investigations / Rockcastle County

Death Investigation

Kentucky State Police Detectives are on the scene of a death investigation on North Wilderness Road in Rockcastle County, after receiving a call from the Mount Vernon Police Department about two deceased subjects inside a residence at approximately 6:41 AM, on Thursday, June 08, 2017.

Troopers arrived on scene and discovered two adults deceased inside the residence. No other details are available at this time. Further information will be released as it becomes available.