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Scam Alert: Lexington police warning people about scammer pretending to be officer

The Lexington Police Department says scammers are calling people, claiming to be a police officer or a federal agent. 

Indiana man is victim, officer named in Owensboro case

Unclear whether officer's shot hit person or if wound was self-infllcted

Officer let go for accidentally firing weapon

Was officer's person weapon.

UPDATE: Protest arrests include athletes, stars, other celebrities

87 people were arrested Tuesday night after protesters brought their demands for a swifter investigation into Breonna Taylor's death to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron's house, according to Louisville ABC affiliate WHAS-TV. 

Lexington police officer involved in crash

The officer and the other driver both suffered minor injuries in the crash Tuesday morning.

Authorities: Kentucky officer fatally shoots armed man

Authorities in Kentucky say an officer fatally shot an armed man while checking on a barricaded person.

Somerset police officer accused of shooting son

According to police, 47-year-old Jason Griffith shot his son, 24-year-old Devin Griffith.

UK Police Department gets four-legged officer

The UK Police Department now has a new officer on duty.

Officer taken to hospital following drug arrests

A police officer was taken to the hospital for possible drug exposure after an arrest.

Driver awaits murder trial in Kentucky officer’s death

A Kentucky truck driver charged with murder in the traffic death of a Louisville Metro Police officer will be monitored at home while he awaits trial.

Man critical after Elizabethtown police shooting

According to state police, a man is in critical condition in a Louisville hospital after being shot by Elizabethtown police officers.

Kentucky deputy taken to hospital after being shot

Police say the deputy was shot once during a confrontation with a Tennessee man.

UPDATE: All suspects connected to officer-involved shooting in custody

Hopkinsville Police say all four suspects connected to the officer-involved shooting following a pursuit Monday are now in custody.

Lexington police officer assaulted while responding to possible burglary

A Lexington police officer went to the hospital Sunday night after he was reportedly assaulted while on duty.

LPD: Suspect nearly runs over officer during stop

Police are searching for a man they say nearly ran over an officer during a traffic stop early Friday morning.

Man wounded by deputy files federal lawsuit

A man shot by a Kentucky deputy during a traffic stop has filed a federal lawsuit against the former law enforcement officer and a sheriff.

Ex-Kentucky officer pleads guilty to sexually abusing minors

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A former Kentucky police officer has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing teenagers and asking them for sexual photos. The Courier Journal...

Car theft arrest leads to officer assault charges in Lexington

Police have arrested a man they say stole a car and then assaulted officers during his arrest.

Man charged with attempted murder of police officer

Police in Hazard arrested a man they say tried to kill an off-duty police officer.

Police search for man wanted for robbery after crash in Lexington

Georgetown police are looking for a man, they say crashed a stolen car in Lexington after being spotted by an off-duty officer.

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Two fraternities to return to UK campus

Both fraternities previously had operated on campus

Another COVID record, governor says communities must work together

​​​​​​​Red zone recommendations will be successful if everyone does their part