SYMSONIA, KY (November 11, 2017) – Kentucky State Police have arrested Doug A. Becker.
NEW CONCORD, KY (November 11, 2017) – (November 12, 2017) – Kentucky State Police are investigating two single vehicle collisions that occurred in Calloway County, near the same location of each other, on Sunday.
PADUCAH, KY (November 15, 2017) – Kentucky State Police are asking for the public’s assistance locating Lori Peavy.
BENTON, KY (November 14, 2017) – Kentucky State Police are looking for an escapee from Marshall County Jail. On Monday, November 13, 2017 at approximately 8:30 p.m. KSP Post 1 responded to Marshall County Jail for a report of an inmate escape.
Dakota W. Reeder, age 20, originally of Simpsonville, Kentucky left the Marshall County Class D Facility at just before 8:30 p.m. He is a white male, 5’06”, 140 lbs, with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, dark tennis shoes, and a black long sleeve shirt.
The investigation is continuing by Trooper Eric West. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.
HICKORY, Ky. (November 21, 2017) – On Monday, November 20, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Troopers with the Kentucky State Police located Mr. Largent in the Post 16 (Henderson) area, unharmed.
MURRAY, Ky. (November 23, 2017) – Trooper Donald Bowman was working Marshall county Thanksgiving day when he observed a Chevy Camaro doing 89 mph in a 55 zone.
MURRAY, KY (December 7, 2017) – Kentucky State Police have arrested a Murray, Kentucky man in regards to a sexual assault investigation in Tennessee.
Hickory, Ky. (December 8, 2017) – Activity for Kentucky State Police, Post 1, for September is as follows;
- Criminal Cases Opened 85
- Criminal Arrests 211
- Citations Written 1,390
- Speed 551
- Seatbelt 122
- Child Restraint 13
- Collisions Investigated 57
- Fatal Collisions Investigated (by KSP) 1
- Calls for Service 616
- DUI Arrests 31
Throughout the month, Troopers from the Mayfield Kentucky State Police Post conducted traffic safety checkpoints in the Post 1 District. KSP utilizes traffic safety checkpoints to promote safety for motorists and to provide a deterrent for those who violate laws contained in the Kentucky Revised Statutes.
The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide a highly visible, public safety service focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration and insurance of vehicles, and the valid licensing of drivers. Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed.
For traffic safety checkpoint locations in your area, you may refer to the web site: www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/press/post1_checkpoints.html.
Through December 1, 2017, preliminary results show there have been forty-two people killed on the roadways in the Post 1 District: eighteen victims were not wearing seatbelts, five fatalities involved the suspected use of alcohol or drugs, one involved an off-road vehicle, one involved a motorcycle, and two pedestrians were struck and killed.
Kentucky State Police, Post 1, covers the 11 counties of Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, Livingston, Lyon, Marshall, McCracken, and Trigg. Citizens can contribute to highway safety by reporting erratic drivers to the Kentucky State Police, toll-free, at 1-800-222-5555 Callers may remain anonymous and should give a description of the vehicle, location, direction of travel, and license number if possible. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.Read More