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A new police program in far east Kentucky allows community members struggling with drug addiction to seek help without facing reprisals.

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The Kentucky State Police and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency are setting up locations across the commonwealth for citizens to dispose unneeded prescription drugs.

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A 35-year-old Cadiz woman died Monday after colliding with a semi. 

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Update: The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office has identified the subject involved in a standoff Monday in Livingston County.


  Investigators are releasing the name of the suspect who was shot to death by a Kentucky State Police trooper Monday in Daviess County.


  Kentucky State Police have arrested a west Kentucky man on child pornography charges through their undercover Internet Crimes Against Children program.


A Kentucky newspaper and radio station have been ordered not to report on Kentucky State Police investigations before receiving a state police news release, under threat of being taken off the agency's media distribution list.

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A Crittenden County student is charged with terroristic threatening and was taken to a mental health center after threatening to kill a student. 

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A man is behind bars and charged with murder in Fulton County. Kentucky State Police say after 8 p.m. Saturday they were notified of a reported shooting on Holley Court in Hickman. 

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The Kentucky State Police is launching a program designed to help people in west Kentucky struggling with drug addiction.