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), sobriety, insurance, and registration violations. A complete list of traffic Continue reading KSP Post 7 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoint

Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

Gov. Bevin

Gov. Matt Bevin has made the following appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions:

Carol Christian, Brandy Carol Daniels and Dianne Burns Mackey have been appointed to the Kentucky Advisory Council for Gifted and Talented Education.

Carol Christian, of Lexington, is the director of Morehead State University’s Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Math. Dr. Christian will represent postsecondary education institutions. She Continue reading Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On February 28, 2017, at approximately 7:08 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Roger D. Davis, 22, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Davis 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 Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Beshear: Results of Human Trafficking Study by UofL ‘Revealing’

Andy Beshear

Attorney General Andy Beshear today called the findings of a human trafficking study by the University of Louisville “revealing.”

The study found that 40 percent of homeless youth surveyed in Louisville and southern Indiana reported being victims of sex trafficking, mostly in exchange for money or lodging. The study found 70 percent of the sex trafficked youth reported that technology was used as part of their sex trafficking victimization. Continue reading Beshear: Results of Human Trafficking Study by UofL ‘Revealing’

KSP TO HOST THE 2ND ANNUAL TROOPER JASON VANHOOK MEMORIAL BASS TOURNAMENT

Kentucky State Police Post 11, London is hosting the 2nd annual 2017 Trooper Jason Vanhook Memorial Bass Tournament on Saturday, April 01, 2017. It will be held at the Conley Bottom Resort boat ramp located at 270 Conley Bottom Road Monticello, KY.

Blast off at safe light, weigh-in at 4:00 PM. Entry fee is $100.00 per boat ( 2 people per boat ) with a 5 fish limit. Payout will be determined by number of entries. You can pre-register in person at Post 11, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Registrations received by mail or email will be assigned a boat number upon receipt of payment and given out the day of the Continue reading KSP TO HOST THE 2ND ANNUAL TROOPER JASON VANHOOK MEMORIAL BASS TOURNAMENT

Beshear: Convicted Sex Offender Arrested, Charged with 20 Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

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Today Attorney General Andy Beshear announced a Greenup County man has been arrested and charged with 20 counts of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor, two counts of possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, and three counts of possession of a firearm by a Continue reading Beshear: Convicted Sex Offender Arrested, Charged with 20 Counts of Possession of Child Pornography

Senator McConnell Comments on President Trump’s Executive Order on Waters of the United States Regulation

Mitch McConnell

U.S Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made the following comments today regarding President Donald Trump’s executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers to begin a formalized review of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation:

“President Trump should be commended for doing what he can to begin turning back this attack on middle class families in Kentucky Continue reading Senator McConnell Comments on President Trump’s Executive Order on Waters of the United States Regulation