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A Kentucky State Police trooper is back on patrol in the Owensboro region after striking a handcuffed man with his foot. 

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A Murray State University police officer was arrested on Thursday and charged with First-Degree Sexual Abuse, a Class “D” Felony. 


  Two ranking Kentucky State Troopers and the Scott County coroner have been indicted by a grand jury.

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Police are investigating a body found in the Mississippi River at the far western edge of Kentucky. 

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Kentucky State Police are gathering to remember their fellow troopers and officers who have died in the line of duty.

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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.