Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

Berea Police Report Aug. 24, 2016

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Public Intoxication: On 08/22/2016 officers were called to a dispute on Mount Vernon Road. One of the subjects showed several signs of impairment and had previously been banned from the property. When speaking with the officers, the subject gave two different false names.

They arrested 20 year old Brandon Partin of Berea KY and charged him with Menacing, Public Intoxication, and Giving Officer False Continue reading Berea Police Report Aug. 24, 2016

KSP Investigates Theft of in Madison Co.

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KSP

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a theft of several items from the KY Fish and Wildlife Facility located at 638 Dreyfus Road, north of Berea.

The initial investigation indicates that between August 19th and 22nd, someone entered the service garage and took two Exmark zero turn lawn mowers, a Kawasaki Mule side by side ATV, Continue reading KSP Investigates Theft of in Madison Co.

Berea Police Department Receives Third Accreditation

From left, executive director of the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police Jim Pendergraff presents an accreditation achievement certificate to Berea Police Chief David Gregory and Mayor Steve Connelly as KACP President Mike Daley looks on.
From left, executive director of the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police Jim Pendergraff presents an accreditation achievement certificate to Berea Police Chief David Gregory and Mayor Steve Connelly as KACP President Mike Daley looks on.

The Berea Police Department was recently accredited by the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police (KACP), marking the third time in 15 years the agency has been recognized for excellence in Continue reading Berea Police Department Receives Third Accreditation

Madison County Sheriff’s Office Joins National Crackdown to Reduce Impaired Driving Fatalities

Drive Sober or get Pulled Over
Drive Sober or get Pulled Over

Law enforcement agencies across the country will join forces Aug. 17-Sept. 5 to crack down on impaired drivers during the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.

The annual nationwide effort will include high-visibility enforcement, high-profile events and media outreach, supported by national federally-funded advertising in a comprehensive campaign to curb impaired driving. Continue reading Madison County Sheriff’s Office Joins National Crackdown to Reduce Impaired Driving Fatalities

KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Madison Co.

Fatal Crash
Fatal Crash

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a fatal collision that claimed the life of a Richmond resident on Interstate 75, between Richmond and Berea late last night.

The initial investigation indicates that just after 11:00 pm last night, Joshua T. Thompson, 27 years old of Richmond, was traveling north in a Kia Forte on I-75 near mile marker 82, and rear-ended a tractor trailer Continue reading KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Madison Co.

Berea Police Report Aug. 16, 2016

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Public Intoxication: On 08/13/2016 officers were called to America’s Best Value Inn in reference to a subject causing a disturbance. He was located lying down in a stairway and showed several signs of impairment. As he was being placed in the cruiser, the subject kicked the door and caused damage to it.

Officers arrested 45 year old Floyd Neeley of Berea KY and charged him with Public Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct, and Criminal Continue reading Berea Police Report Aug. 16, 2016

KSP Arrests Two Suspected in Lee County Murder

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Personnel from the Kentucky State Police, Richmond and Hazard Posts apprehended two suspects alleged to be involved in the death of Billy Roark that occurred more than a week ago in Lee County.

Jay N. Shoemaker, 39 years old of Beattyville, and Raigan D. Griffin, 22 years old of Beattyville were located at residence off of Rock Lick Continue reading KSP Arrests Two Suspected in Lee County Murder

Madison Co. Youth in Action Officer of the Year Presentation to the Madison Co. Sheriff’s Office

L-R: Jennifer Webb, Coordinator, Meghan Corder, Kylie Powell, Morgan Cox, Ann Morrison, Jim Morrison, Second row: Aleigha Judd, Emma Judd, Ansley Cornelius, Clay Cornelius, Sergeant Chris Sizemore, Third row: Deputy Josh Stone, Sheriff Mike Coyle and Deputy Michael Stotts.
L-R: Jennifer Webb, Coordinator, Meghan Corder, Kylie Powell, Morgan Cox, Ann Morrison, Jim Morrison, Second row: Aleigha Judd, Emma Judd, Ansley Cornelius, Clay Cornelius, Sergeant Chris Sizemore, Third row: Deputy Josh Stone, Sheriff Mike Coyle and Deputy Michael Stotts.

Deputy Josh Stone has been named the 2016 Madison County Youth in Action Officer of the Year representing the Madison County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Mike Coyle, Sergeant Chris Sizemore Continue reading Madison Co. Youth in Action Officer of the Year Presentation to the Madison Co. Sheriff’s Office

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On August 11, 2016, at approximately 8:00 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by Post 15-Columbia, arrested James L. Holland Jr, 61, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Holland was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Charges Harlan Co. Men With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On August 9, 2016, the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by Post 10-Harlan, arrested Derek L. Brock, 20, and Henry E. Stewart, 25, for child sexual exploitation offenses.

Both men were arrested as the result of a three month internet crimes against children investigation. The Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after receiving numerous complaints of sexually explicit photographs, which included juveniles, being uploaded to an image sharing website. Subsequent Continue reading KSP Charges Harlan Co. Men With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses