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Former Hazard caregiver sentenced for abusing, neglecting adult

A former Hazard caregiver has been sentenced after pleading guilty to a wanton abuse charge, after an incident in September 2016.

Widower who killed wife’s caregiver granted shock probation

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky man who was sentenced to 12 years in prison in the death of his late wife's naturopathic...

Richmond caretaker arrested, accused of leaving patients

When officers arrived at the group home, they say the vehicle belonging to the caretaker on duty, Thomas Lakes, was not there.

Former caregiver pleads guilty to abuse and neglect

A former caretaker pleaded guilty Tuesday to abusing and neglecting an adult after taping the door to his room shut in 2016.

Kentucky man indicted in shooting of naturopathic caregiver

A grand jury in Kentucky has indicted a man accused of shooting his late wife's naturopathic caregiver.

Two Accused of Stealing From Woman With Alzheimer’s

Court documents say Clara and Tommy Stewart stole almost $4,000 from an elderly woman.

Caregiver Arrested for Alleged Abuse and Neglect

Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced a Winchester man has been arraigned in Clark County Circuit Court for alleged abuse and neglect during his time as a group home caregiver.

Kentucky caregivers criticize Medicaid audits

Some companies that provide Medicaid-funded homes and services for Kentucky adults with disabilities are warning that state audits of their businesses could force them to cut back services or go out of business.

AG: Former caregiver indicted for assault

According to Attorney General Jack Conway, the indictment stems from a November 4, 2014 incident in which it 34-year-old Crystal Marie Leyhue placed a hot pepper into an 82-year-old resident's mouth.

Caregiver, sibling accused of neglecting sister

A judge has ordered an evaluation for a woman for a 60-year-old Lexington woman accused of exploiting and neglecting her sister.

Ceremonial Bill Signing For Kentucky’s New Caregiver Misconduct Registry

There was a ceremonial signing of Senate Bill 98 on Monday, which established Kentucky's Caregiver Misconduct Registry. The registry is designed to better protect Kentucky's senior citizens from abuse and neglect.

Caregiver Accused Of Stealing Handicapped Man’s Identity

Frankfort Police said Joshua Baxter, 33, a certified nurse assistant, stole the identities of a handicapped man in his care as well as four other caregivers in order to open up credit card accounts in their names.

Guardian Accused of Scamming Mentally Disabled Relative

A caregiver has been accused of conning a mentally disabled relative out of over $900.

Caregiver Accused Of Killing Her Patient

Police in Knox County said Charlene Sue King, 49, is accused of shooting and killing Earl Carter, 75, in his Barbourville home.

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Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Estill County

On Saturday,  at approximately 10:33 A.M. the Estill County Water District has lifted the Boil Water Advisory for the following areas: