The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, has arrested and charged a Madison County woman with Criminal Abuse as the result of an ongoing investigation.
Bessie Perkins, 34 years old of Richmond was arrested yesterday afternoon and is charged with Criminal Abuse 1st Degree and Criminal Abuse 2nd Degree. Perkins has been lodged in Continue reading KSP Charges Madison County Woman with Criminal Abuse
On Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at approximately 10:34 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11 London, received a report of a two vehicle traffic crash on US 25 E at the intersection of the I-75 southbound off ramp.
Upon arrival Trooper Millard Root determined that a 1994 Ford Bronco, operated by James F. Jones, 37, of Woodbine, was traveling southbound exiting off I-75 when he struck a 2012 Nissan pick-up truck operated by Douglas G. Holt, 65, of Corbin, which was traveling Continue reading Injury Traffic Crash
On Friday November 20th, 2015 at approximately 9:17 a.m., Madison County Deputy Phillip Sturgill responded to a motor vehicle collision on Berea Road.
According to Madison County Sheriff Mike Coyle, when Deputy Sturgill arrived he witnessed a vehicle off of the roadway with the driver still inside. Once contact was made with the driver, he appeared to be under the Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff Report Nov. 23, 2015
With fatalities on Kentucky’s roadways up compared to last year’s statistics, the Kentucky State Police are implementing Operation R.A.I.D. (Remove Aggressive, Impaired and Distracted drivers from Kentucky Roadways) in an effort to save lives and reduce injury-related crashes during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season.
Through November 19 of 2014, 585 lives were lost on Kentucky’s highways. For the same time period in 2015, 652 people were killed. Continue reading KSP Operation R.A.I.D.
Real Women Real Life. This week we have the pleasure of sharing a talk we had with a local law enforcement officer. We were blessed by the amount of perspective that her story gave us concerning the work that is policing. We also want to use this as an opportunity to honor and thank Officer Daniel Ellis for his service to our community and to ask that you would continue to pray and support his family. We hope this video blesses you like it has us.
Robbery Charge: On 11/19//2015, police charged Jacob M. Taylor, age 18, Linden Street, and two juvenile males, ages 14 and 17 (both of Richmond), in connection with the robbery of a local pizza delivery person.
On 11/17/2015, at approximately 8:30 P.M., a Papa John’s Pizza driver delivering a called in order of six pizzas (valued at $48.00) to the 100 block of Pine Street was exiting his car when he was approached by three young males. One of the males indicated that he Continue reading Richmond POLICE POLICE REPORT NOV. 20, 2015
Kentucky State Police Post 11, London kicked off their sixth annual ‘Cram the Cruiser’ food drive today. The campaign extends through Dec. 11, 2015 and is designed to collect non perishable food items for needy families.
The food will be distributed to local shelters, churches or other organizations serving those in need during the holiday season. Suggested donations include canned fruit and vegetables, canned meat, macaroni and Continue reading Post 11, London “Cram the Cruiser” – Holiday Food Drive
On 11/18/2015 Officers were called to Foley Middle School in reference to a male subject who stated that he was there to meet a girl who he claimed was his girlfriend. The subject was identified as 19 year old Brandon Johnson of Fort Wayne IN. Johnson stated he traveled to KY on a Greyhound bus to meet the female who is 13 years old. Johnson was taken to the Berea Police Department where he stated that he had exchanged inappropriate photos and videos with the victim. He Continue reading Berea Police Police Report Nov. 20, 2015
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan held an enrollment ceremony today for Senator McConnell’s legislation to address the rise of prenatal opioid abuse and infants suffering from opioid withdrawal. The Protecting Our Continue reading Senator McConnell’s Bill to Address Prenatal Addiction and Infant Opioid Withdrawal Goes to President for Signature
Missing Person & Wanted: Richmond Police are looking for a missing juvenile Gerri Jaylynn Kindred, age 16. Miss Kindred has been missing since 10/26/2015.
Kindred is possibly with a Brandon Hacker. If you know Gerri Kindred or Brandon Hackers location, contact Officer Stocker at 859 Continue reading Richmond Police Report Nov. 18, 2015
Drug Arrests: On 11/13/2015 Officers were called to the Econo Lodge in reference to possible drug activity. They spoke to a female who stated that she had been living in the room for approximately three weeks. Inside of the room they located 1.4 grams of suspected Methamphetamine, Synthetic Marijuana, scales, pipes, and rolling papers. They also found $2,181.00 in cash. A second subject came to the hotel while Officers were there, who stated that he was also lived the room.
Officers arrested 53 year old Debra Carrier of McKee KY and 40 year old Bryan Phillips of Berea KY. They were both charged with Continue reading Berea Police Report Nov. 18, 2015
On Friday November 13th, 2015 at approximately 11:11 p.m., Deputy Adam Short responded to a complaint of an assault on Scaffold Cane Road in Berea. According to Sheriff Mike Coyle, while responding to the complaint, Deputy Short witnessed a gold Chevrolet Impala traveling south on Scaffold Cane Road at a high Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Nov. 18, 2015
The Berea Volunteer Fire & Rescue along with the Berea Fire Department personnel practiced extrication techniques for vehicle rescues. This hands on training was made possible due to the generosity of Powell’s towing for letting the departments use their cars and facilities. The departemnts practiced in three different Continue reading BVFR and BFD Practice Extraction Techniques
The Mount Vernon Fire Department cleared the scene of a structure fire late Tuesday night. They were assisted by the PVFD. A crew responded from Mount Vernon with Engine 612 and Tanker 614.
No injuries occurred.
Kentucky State Police SGT Tony Dingess is investigating an injury collision involving a Kentucky State Trooper that occurred on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at approximately 1:15 AM on US HWY 150 in the Brodhead community of Rockcastle County.
The investigation has determined that Trooper Adam Hensley was traveling eastbound on US HWY 150 when a horse ran out into the roadway in front of Trooper Hensley. Trooper Hensley struck the horse with the front end of his patrol car. The collision caused injuries to Trooper Hensley and severe damage Continue reading Injury Traffic Crash
11-16-2015 – Red Lick Volunteer Fire Department responded to a wildland fire in the mountain above Folyds Branch Road today. The cause was unknown but aaround 2 acres burned.
Madison County Fire responded with a member of White hall, Berea, KY Forestry lead by Ranger Strider and Red Lick. The Forestry Service Continue reading Red Lick Volunteer Fire Dept. Report
The Madison Circuit Court Clerk’s Office is having a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for the Ellis family today at the Madison County Fairgrounds on Hwy 52.
Doors open at 5:00 PM with Honor Guard presentation at 6:00 PM for anyone interested in attending.
Burglary Charges: On 11/10/2015, police charged William C. Johnson, age 31, Martin Drive, for burglary in connection with a residential break-in.
At approximately 2:54 A.M., officers were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of Martin Drive in response to a report of a man wearing a bandana around his face in the back yard area. Upon Continue reading Richmond Police Report Nov. 16, 2015