KSP 'Cram the Cruiser' Food Drive Begins Nov. 20

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(FRANKFORT, Ky.) - Kentucky State Troopers and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers will help brighten the holiday season for families in need this year through the sixth annual Cram The Cruiser food drive, which begins Nov. 20 and continues through Dec. 11.

"Service to those in need goes hand-in-hand with our law enforcement mission," says KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer. "It's a way to repay the local communities that support us throughout the year."

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KSP CVE Lieutenant Graduates SPI Institute

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(Morehead, KY) -- Kentucky State Police Lieutenant John Kearns graduated from the Southern Police Institute on November 5, 2015. Forty-four students, from fourteen states and thirteen agencies, graduated from the 134th Administrative Officer's Course, which is a thirteen week course. The Southern Police Institute is a division of the Department of Criminal Justice, College of Arts and Sciences, at the University of Louisville. It is an advanced education and training institute, whose mission is to enhance the professional development of law enforcement practitioners. They provide educational and career development programs that are designed to challenge and prepare law enforcement practitioners for the demands of today and tomorrow. It is consistently ranked among the top law enforcement educational and training schools in the nation.

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Crime Tip Received On KSP Mobile App Leads To Arrest Of Berea Man

(Frankfort, Ky.)- On November 3, 2015, the Kentucky State Police Cannabis Suppression Branch, assisted by troopers from KSP Post 7-Richmond, arrested Berea-resident Vincent L. Lawson, 27, as a result of a crime tip received on KSP's mobile phone app. The information enabled KSP detectives to arrange a meeting with Lawson in Richmond where he attempted to exchange one ounce of marijuana for a laptop computer.

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KSP Promotes Citizen's Police Academy Through KSP-TV Episode

(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) released a new episode of 'KSP-TV' today highlighting its statewide Citizen's Police Academy (CPA) program.

This dynamic, 10-week course gives local citizens a real-life experience about what it is like to be a state trooper, along with an inside look at the agency's daily operations. The program was developed by KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer in 2009 as an outreach tool to local communities. More than 1,200 people have participated in the program to date.

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KSP Accepting Trooper Cadet Applications

(Frankfort, Ky.) - The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its 94th Academy Class. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/career.html

Information available on the website includes an outline of the application process, a list of minimum requirements and disqualifications, a downloadable application form with a list of supporting documents required, a downloadable study guide for the written test, physical standards requirements and a list of testing dates, times and locations.

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KSP Looking for New Leads in Officer Ellis Murder

(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – Nearly two years have passed since the murder of Bardstown Police Department Officer Jason Ellis. Kentucky State Police hope a new video plea for information will provide fresh leads about the case.

KSP Public Affairs Officer Trooper Jeff Gregory hopes today's video release will encourage someone, who may have information about the case, to contact authorities.

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Confiscated Weapons Sale

Next Confiscated Weapons Auctions will be November 17, 2015 and open to Federally Licensed Dealers Only.

Click here to download the Weapons List in Excel Format

Click here to download the Weapons List in PDF Format

Click here to go to the home page of the Confiscated Weapons Auctions

Click here to see the rest of the letter from the Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer

Click here to download the Application to register for Confiscated Weapons Sale

Click here to download the Auction Registration & Participation Instructions

Click here to see payment information letter from the Commissioner


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