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SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Many Kentucky jailers are trying to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Derran Broyles is the jailer at the Scott...
State police say a Hopkinsville man who escaped from Christian County Detention Center on work release was located and is back in custody.
Visitation and volunteer-run programs are suspended for the time being at the jail in Lexington due to the coronavirus.
Authorities say two former Kentucky correctional officers have been sentenced for their roles in the beating of a handcuffed inmate and an attempt to cover up the assault.
Non-violent offenders were able to meet their daughters on the red carpet for a night of fun at Woodford County Detention Center Saturday.
Authorities say a former deputy jailer in western Kentucky has been sentenced to 4 years in prison.
Eight employees are suing the Lincoln County Jailer for sexual harassment and sexual discrimination in the workplace.
A woman in McCraken County who was already in jail is now facing animal cruelty charges.
Madison County officials say it desperately needs a new jail after years of overcrowding.
Have you seen 37-year old Roth Lee Baughman, Jr.? Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact Lexington Police.
Four former Kentucky jail deputies charged with manslaughter in the death of an inmate have been given additional criminal abuse charges.
A Kentucky woman has been sentenced to 60 days in jail for soliciting $15,000 in donations while pretending to have cancer.
A mother is accused of trying to bring crystal meth to her son in jail, according to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department.
An escapee in Wayne County was captured just hours after walking away from a work release detail, according to the jailer.
Kentucky State Police say they have arrested an inmate who escaped custody from a Rockcastle County jail last week.
President Donald Trump's ex-lawyer and fixer has arrived at an upstate New York prison to start a three-year sentence for crimes including campaign finance violations related to hush-money payments made on Trump's behalf.
Four inmates in Bell County are accused of playing a big part in what the jailer says could be called a riot, according to a report in the Middlesboro Daily News.
A Mt. Sterling man has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for distribution of Fentanyl that caused a deadly overdose in the Mongtomery County Regional Jail, according to the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Kentucky.
Safe Streets & Second Chances project discussed the initiative and other criminal justice-focused efforts in the Bluegrass State.
Police in Kentucky say a suspect under custody was shot by his own handgun during a scuffle with a trooper outside a jail.