kentucky state police http://wuky.org en Water Officer Remembered In Frankfort Ceremony http://wuky.org/post/water-officer-remembered-frankfort-ceremony <p>A <font color="red">KSP </font>water patrol officer who died more than 40 years ago searching for two missing teenagers in Frankfort has been remembered during a ceremony. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:48:19 +0000 Associated Press 50617 at http://wuky.org Water Officer Remembered In Frankfort Ceremony Program To Reduce I-75 Fatalities Deemed A Success http://wuky.org/post/program-reduce-i-75-fatalities-deemed-success <p>A three-day program designed to prevent fatalities on Interstate 75 is being hailed a success in <font color="red">Kentucky</font>. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:21:33 +0000 Associated Press 47072 at http://wuky.org Program To Reduce I-75 Fatalities Deemed A Success KSP Honors Last Surviving Member of First Cadet Class http://wuky.org/post/ksp-honors-last-surviving-member-first-cadet-class <div><br /><div><p></p><p><span lang="en-US"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3"><span style="font-size:12pt;">Kentucky State Police recently honored the last surviving member of its inaugural cadet class.&nbsp; Reporter Chase Cavanaugh has details. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 WUKY Staff & Kentucky State Police 45796 at http://wuky.org KSP Honors Last Surviving Member of First Cadet Class State Police Working To Keep Fatalities Down http://wuky.org/post/state-police-working-keep-fatalities-down <p class="ap-story-p">Kentucky State Police spokesman Trooper Paul Blanton says the number of highway fatalities in the state this year is the lowest since 1947. Mon, 30 Dec 2013 23:10:47 +0000 Associated Press 42560 at http://wuky.org State Police Working To Keep Fatalities Down New Class Of Troopers Joins Kentucky State Police http://wuky.org/post/new-class-troopers-joins-kentucky-state-police <p>The Kentucky State Police Academy welcomed 62 new troopers to the KSP ranks Tuesday. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 22:57:50 +0000 Josh James 40793 at http://wuky.org New Class Of Troopers Joins Kentucky State Police KSP Release Updated Figures On Massive Drug Roundup http://wuky.org/post/ksp-release-updated-figures-massive-drug-roundup <p class="ap-story-p">KSP reports that by late Friday 300 targets had been arrested resulting in 526 charges in the largest one-day crackdown in its history. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 21:32:00 +0000 Associated Press 39942 at http://wuky.org KSP Release Updated Figures On Massive Drug Roundup State Police Rounding Up Drug Suspects http://wuky.org/post/state-police-rounding-drug-suspects <p class="ap-story-p">Kentucky State Police are calling it the largest one-day drug crackdown in its history. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 15:22:23 +0000 Associated Press 39913 at http://wuky.org State Police Rounding Up Drug Suspects Teen Driving Program Goes Statewide http://wuky.org/post/teen-driving-program-goes-statewide <p>Kentucky State Police are taking a teen driving safety program statewide thanks to a contribution by Toyota. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:20:34 +0000 Josh James 39517 at http://wuky.org Teen Driving Program Goes Statewide State Police Lay Off 20 Troopers To Narrow Budget Gap http://wuky.org/post/state-police-lay-20-troopers-narrow-budget-gap <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky State Police have laid off 20 troopers as the agency deals with an expected budget shortfall.</span></p><p></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer told the Lexington Herald-Leader the troopers dismissed were veteran officers brought out of retirement on annual contracts. They had signed new contracts on July 1.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">The agency anticipates a budget gap of $5.8 million. Brewer said the layoffs will save $1.25 million.</span></p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 13:31:36 +0000 Associated Press 36646 at http://wuky.org State Police Lay Off 20 Troopers To Narrow Budget Gap Ky State Police - DEA Helicopter Crashes, 2 Injured http://wuky.org/post/ky-state-police-dea-helicopter-crashes-2-injured <p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">JACKSON, Ky. -- Kentucky State Police say a helicopter working with the state's Cannabis Suppression Branch has crashed in eastern Kentucky.</span></p><p></p><p class="ap-story-p"><span class="entry-content">Trooper Tony Watts says one trooper was on board when the helicopter went down Monday morning in Breathitt County near the Magoffin County line. Watts declined to comment on the specifics of the crash or whether there were any injuries.</span></p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 16:35:19 +0000 Associated Press 35211 at http://wuky.org Ky State Police - DEA Helicopter Crashes, 2 Injured