Arrest Record

Local/Regional News
12:46 pm
Thu June 6, 2013

Slain Officer Had Arrested More Than 350 People

BARDSTOWN, Ky.-- A newspaper's review of Nelson County court records shows that a slain officer arrested more than 350 people in his seven years on the force, but few involved violent crimes.

The Courier-Journal reported Bardstown Police Officer Jason Ellis had made 52 arrests that ended up as felony indictments in Nelson Circuit Court. There were some convictions for manufacturing methamphetamine that had long prison sentences, but only a few cases involved violent crimes and there were no homicides.

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