Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

Richmond Police Report Jul. 1, 2017


Burglary: On 06/27/2017, Richmond police arrested Shawnta Patterson,42, Baldwin Street. Berea, Kentucky for Burglary 3rd and Failure to Appear. Paula Patterson,46 was also charged with Burglary 3rd, Possession of Controlled Substance 1st (Methamphetamine) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in connection with the Burglary of a storage building at D & G Storage.

Both were lodged in the Madison County Detention Center. Continue reading Richmond Police Report Jul. 1, 2017

Wanted By Madison Co. Sheriff’s Office


Wanted: The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is needing help identifying a suspect responsible for burglaries throughout Madison County.

The suspect pictured above was responsible for the burglary of a residence on Hunter Lane on June 30, 2017.

If anyone can provide assistance in identifying this suspect and his location, please contact Sgt. Derek Thomas at the Madison County Sheriff’s Office (859) 623-1511.

Update: Double Murder Investigation / Rockcastle Co.


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 Co.

Avoid Deadly Mix of Alcohol and Driving During July 4th Holiday


The Fourth of July weekend marks the beginning of the traditional summer travel season and the American Automobile Association projects a record 37.5 million motorists will hit the roads this year, an increase of 2.9 percent over last year. Unfortunately, it is also one of the deadliest holiday periods of the year due to drunk driving crashes.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports drunken driving fatalities typically spike during holidays such as the Fourth of July. Continue reading Avoid Deadly Mix of Alcohol and Driving During July 4th Holiday

Berea Police Report Jun. 28, 2017


DUI Arrest: On 06/23/2017 officers were called to Short Line Pike in reference to a vehicle that struck a utility pole. The vehicle left the scene, but was located at a residence on Gabbardtown Road. The driver showed several signs of impairment and was placed under arrest.

Officers charged 45 year old Shelby Winkler of Berea KY with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense.

Several hours later, Winkler was released and officers received another complaint that he was Continue reading Berea Police Report Jun. 28, 2017

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.

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


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