Michelle Hanks

In late July, as protesters demanded more transparency and accountability in the wake of police shootings, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer made a big announcement: going forward, the Louisville Metro Police Department would no longer investigate itself when an officer shoots someone.

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  The former Trigg County sheriff who recently resigned has been indicted by a Trigg County grand jury for a misdemeanor of providing alcohol to a person under 21 and for a felony of tampering with the testimony of a potential witness.


Governor Andy Beshear announced some of Kentucky’s local public safety agencies and governments have been awarded more than $5.7 million in grant funding. The funding comes from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Program (CESF).

KSP Investigating Human Remains Found Near Cadiz

Aug 7, 2020

Kentucky State Police is investigating the discovery of human remains in Trigg County. The remains were found at the woodline of a Trigg County cemetery off Old Rocky Point Road near Cadiz. 

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Kentucky State Police in a release says state troopers arrested a New Concord man Thursday for murder and other charges relating to a fatal collision last year in Calloway County


Kentucky State Police posts across the state are participating in a fundraiser for Special Olympics called Cover the Cruiser.

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A federal grand jury indicted Dayton Jones of Hopkinsville on a charge of producing child pornography. 

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Kentucky State Police says a detective is investigating the discovery of a body found Saturday evening in Kentucky Lake. KSP in a release Sunday said the body was floating in a container near Colson Hollow. An autopsy performed by the State Medical Examiner’s Office identified the body to be 41-year-old Traci Jones of Granbury, Texas.

Kentucky State Police

  Kentucky State Police is investigating an incident involving alleged inappropriate contact between a Graves County High School student and a volunteer for the Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC).

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A Calloway County man was killed in a shooting with local law enforcement Saturday.