Sheriff John Root and Deputies in Laurel County, Kentucky are "Going Green"

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LONDON, KY (August 24, 2021) - The Laurel County Sheriff's Office is reporting that: Laurel County Sheriff John Root and Deputies are going green.

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"Old Town" Homicide Victim in Portland, Oregon Identified, Investigators Request Assistance

PORTLAND, OR (August 23, 2021) - The Portland Police Bureau is reporting that on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 1:48 A.M., Central Precinct officers on patrol were flagged down about a shooting inside a bar in the 300 block of Northwest Everett Street.

KSP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (CVE) Division in Kentucky participating in "Operation Air Brake Safety Week"

FRANKFORT, KY (August 23, 2021) –The Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (CVE) Division is participating in ‘Operation Air Brake Safety Week’, a national campaign dedicated to reducing the number of highway crashes caused by faulty brake systems on commercial vehicles. During the week of August 22-28, KSP officers and inspectors will emphasize the importance of brake systems by conducting inspections and removing commercial motor vehicles found to have brake-related violations from our roadways.


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MEDFORD, OR - The Oregon State Police is reporting that on Thursday, August 19, 2021 at approximately 6:00 P.M., OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two vehicle crash on Highway 99 and Elk Street.

Discovery of Dead Gunshot Victim Sparks Murder Investigation in Southeastern Kentucky


LONDON, KY (August 23, 2021) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Lieut. Chris Edwards along with K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler, Detective Robert Reed and Detective Taylor McDaniel are conducting a murder investigation following the discovery of a deceased unidentified adult male.

Deputies Dispatched to Disturbance Complaint Arrest a Keavy, Kentucky Man for an Alleged Assault

LONDON, KY (August 23, 20210 - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Jamie Etherton along with Deputy Brent France and K-9 Deputy Jake Miller arrested Gary Lee Gillespie age 59 of Keavy on Sunday afternoon August 22, 2021 at approximately 12:09 PM.


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