KSP Encourages Citizens to Turn in Unused RX Drugs During National 'Take Back' Program
FRANKFORT, KY (April 20, 2016) – Kentucky State Police (KSP) is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) on April 30, 2016 in a collaborative effort to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from home medicine cabinets. Collection activities will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in every KSP Post area across the state.
Kentucky State Police and the Ponder Family would like to thank everyone who came out and made the Cameron Ponder Memorial 5K a big success. We had hoped for 200 entries and we had over 600. Thank you again for your support.
Win this Truck for $10.00 and Support Trooper Island
To support its Trooper Island Camp for underprivileged children, the Kentucky State Police is selling raffle tickets for a chance to win a new 2016 Dodge RAM 1500 Big Horn® Crew Cab 4x4 pickup truck. The truck features include: a Brilliant Black Pearl-Coat exterior and Black-Diesel Gray interior; a four-door, air-conditioned crew cab with heated, leather front seats embroidered with the KSP seal on the headrest; a 5.7 liter V8 HEMI MDS VVT engine with 395 horsepower; an eight-speed automatic transmission and a five-year/60,000 mile powertrain limited warranty. (Visit Click here for a full list of features and equipment for a full list of features and equipment). Tickets are $10 each. To purchase a ticket, contact any KSP post or CVE Region office located throughout the state. Tickets are also available online by debit or credit card payment at https://squareup.com/market/trooper-island-inc. Only 20,000 tickets will be sold. The winning ticket will be drawn on August 28, 2016 at the Kentucky State Fair. Ticket holders do not have to be present at the drawing to win. Raffle winner is responsible for all tax and license fees. Trooper Island is a free summer camp for underprivileged boys and girls age 10-12 operated by the Kentucky State Police on Dale Hollow Lake in Clinton County. It is financed entirely by donations, no public funds are used. Each year, the camp hosts approximately 700 children, providing good food, fresh air, recreation, guidance and structured, esteem-building activities designed to build good citizenship and positive relationships with law enforcement officers. Visit http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/island.html for more information. (Charitable gaming license #0000633.)
Confiscated Weapons Sale
Next Confiscated Weapons Auctions will be March 29, 2016 and open to Federally Licensed Dealers Only.