Lexington Police Department Lexington Officers Awarded Promotions By Josh James • Feb 2, 2015 Josh James / WUKY Sixteen Lexington police officers just received new job titles Monday. The promotional ceremony brought together a host of local officials and guests. New Lexington Police Chief Named By Josh James • Dec 22, 2014 Josh James / WUKY Lexington’s new police chief says maintaining and building on community trust will be a top priority for the department under his leadership. Lexington Police Chief Tapped For Commissioner By Josh James • Dec 2, 2014 Josh James Lexington Police Chief Ronnie Bastin is set to take over as the city’s Public Safety Commissioner. Lexington Police Label Nine Month Drug Operation A Success By WUKY Staff • Jul 21, 2014 55 arrests, and 6 sealed indictments pending; that’s the outcome of a nine month operation targeting the illegal drug trade in Lexington’s East End. Seventeen Lexington Police Recruits Officially Join The Force By Josh James • Jul 11, 2014 Josh James / WUKY Seventeen new faces were officially added to Lexington’s police force Friday morning. Police Boost Patrols Following Rash Of Violent Crime By Josh James • Jun 25, 2014 Josh James / WUKY An uptick in violent crime last weekend in Lexington has the attention of local police.