KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Charges Breathitt Co. Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

VANCLEVE, Ky. (November 15, 2022) — The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Electronic Crime Branch located and arrested Gary D. Gross, 45, on charges related to a child sexual abuse material investigation. Gross was interviewed and arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation […]

Community News KSP Press Release NEWS News Main

Kentucky State Police Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Breathitt County

Jackson, Ky. (June 24, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) is investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on June 24, 2022, at approximately 11:28 a.m. in Breathitt County. The KSP Critical Incident Response Team responded to the scene, along with personnel from KSP Post 13, and the investigation into […]

Community News Death Investigation KSP Press Release NEWS

KSP Releases Suspect Information in Madison County Home Invasion

Richmond, Ky. (Feb. 23, 2022) –The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, is requesting the public’s assistance locating the suspect wanted in connection to a Murder that occurred on Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at a home on Willis Branch Road in Madison County. The ongoing investigation alleges Shannon V. Gilday, 23 years old of Taylor Mill, KY, forced […]

Community News KSP Press Release NEWS

Letcher Man Arrested After Hours Long Standoff

Millstone, KY. (February 17, 2022) –On Thursday, February 17, 2022, shortly before 11AM, Troopers  and Letcher County Deputies were attempting to serve an arrest warrant at a residence on Lick Fork Rd in the Millstone community of Letcher County.  While at that residence, Law Enforcement officials were able to make contact with a male subject. Shortly […]

Drug Related KSP Press Release NEWS

Johnson County Man Arrested for Drug Trafficking after Traffic Stop

Prestonsburg, KY. (February 17, 2022) – A Kentucky State Police Trooper conducted a traffic stop on US 23 in the Prestonsburg community on February 12, 2022 at 8:35 p.m. for a traffic violation.  During the traffic stop, the operator of the vehicle was arrested for Driving on DUI Suspended License. During a search of the vehicle, troopers […]

Death Investigation KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Investigates Trooper-Involved Shooting in Magoffin County

SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (February 14, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP), Post 9 has requested the KSP Critical Incident Response Team to investigate a trooper-involved shooting that occurred at approximately 10:58 pm EST on February 13, 2022 on Lacey Creek Road in Magoffin County. The KSP Critical Incident Response Team responded to the scene, and the investigation […]

Community News KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Morehead Investigating String of Storage Building Thefts

Kentucky State Police Morehead Investigating String of Storage Building Thefts Morehead, KY. (February 14, 2022) – Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead is attempting to return unclaimed property regarding a string of storage unit thefts that occurred in Rowan County and Fleming County in 2020 and 2021. If you had a storage unit broken into in Rowan […]

Auto Accident Community News Death Investigation KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Collision in Pike County

Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Collision in Pike County Aflex, KY. (February 11, 2022) – Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a call on February 9, 2022, at 10:17 a.m. reporting a single vehicle collision had occurred on State Highway 292 East in the Aflex community of Pike County. Troopers from Post 9 responded and began the investigation. The […]

Community News Death Investigation KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Investigating Trooper-Involved Shooting in Powell County

Kentucky State Police Investigating Trooper-Involved Shooting in Powell County Stanton, KY. (February 7, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Critical Incident Response Team is investigating a trooper-involved shooting that occurred on Feb. 6 at approximately 11:30 p.m. EST in Powell County. The preliminary investigation indicates that KSP Post 8, the Powell County Sherriff’s Office, and the Stanton […]

KSP Press Release NEWS

Kentucky State Police Conducts Armed Robbery Investigation in Pike County

Kentucky State Police Conducts Armed Robbery Investigation in Pike County Pikeville, KY. (February 04, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call regarding an armed robbery at the Dollar General on Zebulon Highway in the Pikeville community of Pike County on February 03, 2022 at approximately 08:07 p.m. KSP investigators responded to the area. The initial […]