Berea Police Residence Forms are available for those citizens of Berea who need the police to keep an eye on things while they are out of town.
During the last couple of weeks we have seen an increase in Home Burglaries in the City Limits, it almost all the cases home owners were on vacation, or out of town. we encourage you to let us know if you are going to be out of town. you can go to http://bereaky.gov/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/BPD-Residence-Watch-Form.pdf to obtain a form. you may also contact us by phone 986-8456 to request this action.
If anyone sees suspicious activity in your neighborhood we also encourage you to contact us. Thanks for your help, and we are doing what we can to stop the thefts and drug abuse in our community.
Aug. 4, 2014 – Ashleigh Johnson & Daniel Martin – Mt. Vernon – Boy
Aug. 5, 2014 – Taylor Long & Wesley Eversole – Richmond – Boy
Aug. 6, 2014 – Elizabeth Knox & Jobie Kirby – Irvine – Girl
Aug. 7, 2014 – Catrina McGuire & Curtis Dick Jr. – Ravenna – Boy
Aug. 7, 2014 – Veronica Larson & James Hollins – Richmond – Boy
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REGULAR INSPECTIONS WITH NO FOLLOW-UP DUE SCORE
Battlefield Golf/Country Club, 524 General Cruft Dr., Richmond 100%
Domino’s Pizza of Richmond, 328 Eastern By-Pass, Richmond 96%
Madison Manor, 131 Meadowlark Dr., Richmond 95%
McDonald’s #4217, 109 Brenwood Dr., Berea 100%
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Congressman Andy Barr will be our speaker for the August 15, Business at Noon Luncheon!
Burglary Arrests: On 08/09/2014 Officers were called to the 100 Block of Spring Circle Drive in reference to a Burglary. The caller stated that two male subjects had just left in a pickup truck. An Officer located the vehicle while en route and conducted a traffic stop on Paint Lick Road. A pat down was conducted on the driver and a metal container with Heroin inside was located in his pants pocket. Witnesses on Spring Circle Drive observed the two subjects enter an apartment and then leave in the pickup truck.
Officers arrested 24 year old Aaron McKinney of Berea Ky and 26 year old Michael Whitt of Berea Ky. They were both charged with Burglary 2nd Degree and McKinney was also charged with Possession of Controlled
This canine is 3 1/2 years old and went missing from 77 Shell on Peggy’s Flat Rd. If anyone has any information to the recovery of this family pet it would really be appreciated. The family is very attached to him and would love to have him back. You can contact Lt. Lee Ann Boyle at Berea Police Department at 859-986-8456.
WANTED: On 08/06/2014 at 5:07pm, this subject shoplifted from Dollar General on Center Drive Richmond, Kentucky. If you know his name call Ptl. Nick Duvall at 859 623-1162.
Madison County Sheriff Mike Coyle presenting Corporal Nolan “Peanut” Winkler with his plaque for Court Security Officer of the Year 2014. Pictured (L to R) Sheriff Mike Coyle, Cpl. Nolan “Peanut” Winkler and Chief Deputy Major Tony Terry.
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Captain Greg Crockett, Post Commander of the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is reporting the following activity for the month of July, 2014.
Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1278 citations of which 116 were for speeding, 10 for no child restraint and 119 for no seatbelts. There were a total of 16 individuals arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 401 courtesy notices, and assisted 82 stranded motorists, while inspecting 1322 vehicles.
Richmond Post investigated 62 traffic collisions in the month of July.
Detectives and Troopers investigated 1070 complaints, opened 60 criminal cases, and made 220 criminal arrests.
Richmond Post provides law enforcement service for Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison, Clark, Lee, Estill, Owsley and Jackson counties. To contact the Richmond Post you may call (859) 623-2404 or toll free at (800) 222-5555.
Burglary/Attempted Rape Charges: On 08/08/2014, police charged Felipe Ramirez, age 27, Richmond, for a break-in and attempted assault of a female.
At approximately 5:31 A.M., officers responded to a residence in the city to investigate an attempted sexual assault. Upon arrival, officers met with the female victim who reported that a male, later identified as Ramirez, unlawfully entered her residence while she was sleeping and proceeded to her bedroom where she was awakened by him on top of her attempting to sexually assault her. The woman fought against the assault and the commotion drew the attention of a neighbor and friend of the victim who
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, which provides coverage for Madison, Clark, Estill, Lee, Owsley, Jackson, Mercer, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard and Jessamine counties, will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints at locations approved by the Kentucky State Police Policy and Procedures Manual.
These checkpoints will be conducted in an effort to enforce the traffic laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Special attention will be paid to occupant protection (seatbelt adherence), sobriety, insurance, and registration violations.
A complete list of traffic safety checkpoint locations can be found at the following link: http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/press/post7_checkpoints.htm .
For several years, Stephen E. Davis, partner at Davis & Hylton Accounting & Tax Service, PLLC in Berea, Kentucky, has been a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents that specializes in representation work. These Enrolled Agents (EA’s) are America’s tax experts. Their members are the only federally licensed tax practitioners who specialize in taxation and have unlimited rights to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service.
Last summer, Davis began his quest to become a member of an even more elite group within the NAEA organization, the National Tax Practice Institute (NTPI) Fellows. NTPI awards the “Fellow” distinction to Enrolled Agents who successfully complete three levels of extensive study in representation of clients before the Internal Revenue Service. These NTPI Fellows are considered the top specialists in representation before the IRS.
Davis attended the first level of the program in August 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. In December 2013, he attended the second portion of the program and graduated from the NTPI leadership academy in Orlando, Florida. This month, Davis attended the National Association of Enrolled Agents Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada for the third portion where he was awarded the high distinction of NTPI Fellow. For more information on NTPI Fellows or the NAEA, please visit their website at www.naea.org.
If you are in need of representation before the IRS, please contact Steve Davis at 859-986-1717 or email@example.com
Forty four year old Sonya Smith of Berea was arrested after crashing into a Berea firetruck Sunday night on highway 1016.
Police say the firefighter was responding to an emergency call on KY-1016 with his emergency lights flashing when Smith crossed the center line and hit his truck causing him to slam into a wooden fence. A piece of the fence struck the firefighter in the shoulder. Both drivers were treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Smith was arrested and charged with a DUI and assault and lodged in the Madison Co. Detention Center.
The Berea Police Department would like to remind everyone that both the Madison County School system and the Berea Community School system starts back this Wednesday August 13th. There will be increased pedestrian and bicycle traffic around area schools and bus stops. Traffic congestion around schools is also expected. Please be alert and use caution while in these areas. Police Officers will be monitoring these areas and