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Child hit & killed by school bus in Whitley County

A 10-year old boy in Whitley County was hit by his school bus and killed as he returned home from school Monday afternoon, according to the sheriff.

Winter Care Program activated

The Fayette Co. Sheriff has activated the Winter Care Program in response to the winter storm.

Deputies arrest suspected shoplifter in Laurel Co.

Deputies arrested a man they suspect of shoplifting after they say they found dozens of watches, sunglasses, and coloring books in his jacket.

Tip leads deputies to make arrest in car break-in case

A facebook message to the Madison Co. Sheriff's Office helped deputies track down and arrest a suspect in a car break-in case at Battlefield Estates.

UPDATE: Man arrested in Laurel Co. trailer theft

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says a suspected trailer thief is now under arrest.

New Program Removes Unspoken Roadblocks For Law Enforcement

Bluegrass and Central Kentucky Unified Police Protection System, or BACKUPPS, was set up to allow agencies to cross jurisdictional lines when investigating a crime.

Three Charged with Reckless Homicide in Boyle County

Three people are behind bars in Boyle County accused of reckless homicide in the death of Gregory Lane.

Sheriff: Man Flees, Tries To Hit Deputies

The Fayette County Sheriff said Sunday, a man deputies were trying to serve a warrant to fled, nearly hitting deputies with a car.

Sheriff: Three People Hurt In Crash Near Somerset

The Pulaski County Sheriff said three people were hurt Monday morning in a car crash outside of Somerset.

Jackson County sheriff won’t sign for tax bills

Unlike most Kentucky residents, those in Jackson County haven't received their property tax bills in recent weeks.

Two Taken to the Hospital after Richmond Robbery

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is still looking for whoever sent two people to the hospital during a robbery.

SCAM ALERT: New Phone Scam Reported In Franklin Co.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office issued a scam warning Friday. Deputies said someone was calling people and telling them that federal grant money was available to them.

UPDATE: Fayette County Voters Re-elect Sheriff & Coroner

Voters in Fayette County re-elected the sheriff and coroner. Kathy Witt was re-elected as sheriff.

Nearly 60 Meth Labs Found, Laurel County Road Closed

Laurel County sheriff's deputies found a large amount of meth labs on Paris Karr Road resulting in that road to be closed.

Convicted Sex Offender Arrested In Frankfort

A registered sex offender was arrested for not keeping her address updated. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says they then charged her with more illegal activity related to being a sex offender.

Investigators: 51 Marijuana Plants Found In Pulaski Co. Field

Law enforcement officers in Pulaski County have confiscated 51 marijuana plants from a corn field.

Sheriff: Man Decapitated After Tower Accident

The Harrison County Sheriff said a man was decapitated while working on a cell phone tower. Sheriff Bruce Hampton said it happened Wednesday afternoon while workers were replacing a boom on a tower on Waits Road.

Golden Alert Issued For Laurel County Woman

A Golden Alert has been issued for a missing woman in Laurel County

Man Attempts To Break-In Home While On Moonshine

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Office says Lonnie Paul, 67, admitted he had been drinking moonshine when he reportedly tried to break down the front door of a house.

UPDATE: Jackson Co. Judge Executive Sues Sheriff

The Jackson County Judge-Executive is suing the county sheriff.

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