Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

Twenty-One Law Enforcement Executives Graduate from DOCJT’s CJED Program

Twenty-one law enforcement executives from agencies across Kentucky graduated Friday from the Criminal Justice Executive Development program, an advanced leadership course designed for supervisors at small- and medium-size agencies from across the state. Continue reading Twenty-One Law Enforcement Executives Graduate from DOCJT’s CJED Program

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On December 14, 2017, the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Marcus Tate, 34, on charges related to possession and distribution/viewing matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.

Tate was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect uploading files of child sexual exploitation online. Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

ARRESTED

On December 12, 2017, at approximately 5:44 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Leonard Riley, 42, on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Riley was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect in possession of images depicting child sexual exploitation online. Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Berea’s Newest Officers

Left to Right Officer Douglas Paquin, Police Chief David Gregory and Officer Jacob Barnes

The Berea Police Department has two new officers.

Officers Jacob Barnes and Douglas Paquin graduated today from law enforcement basic training at the KY Dept of Criminal Justice Training. For the next several months they will work with training officers before being assigned to a patrol shift.

Drug and Fugitive Arrests

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On Tuesday, December 05, 2017 at approximately 11:00 PM, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance from KSP on a suspicious vehicle complaint on KY HWY 149 at Chadwell Road in Clay County.

Upon arrival, Trooper Jared Smith was able to identify the two occupants as Michael S. Ganues, 38, of Dallas, Georgia and Michelle L. Lindsey, 49, of Dry Ridge, KY. Continue reading Drug and Fugitive Arrests

Berea Police Report 12/6/2017

ARRESTED

False Making or Embossing of Credit Card: On 11/30/2017 officers were called to Circle K on Chestnut Street in reference to two suspicious people. The subjects had attempted to make purchases at other businesses, but their credit card was denied. The subjects were detained, and an investigation revealed that they were using a fake credit card to buy items to sell out of state.

Officers arrested 37 year old Jermaine King of Chicago IL and 21 year old Keenan Washington of Sauk Village IL. They were both charged with False Making or Embossing of Credit Card. Continue reading Berea Police Report 12/6/2017

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

ARRESTED

On December 5, 2017, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Derek R. George, 73, on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor and distribution of matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.

George was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect sharing images of child sexual exploitation online. Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Post 7 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoint

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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.  Special attention will be paid to occupant protection (seatbelt adherence), Continue reading KSP Post 7 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoint

KSP Warns Motorist to be Vigilant / All Post 11 Counties

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Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Nov. 29, 2017

Scam Alert

Kentuckians looking to make extra money in time for the Christmas season need to watch out for seasonal employment scams, according to Attorney General Andy Beshear.

Beshear said his office issued a scam alert today after receiving multiple reports from Kentuckians who said they responded to a seasonal mystery shopper job advertisement that turned out to be a scam. A resident in Scott County reported losing $2,000 to the scam this week.

Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Nov. 29, 2017