Deputy Caleb Conley

Deputy Sheriff Caleb Conley Killed in Line of Duty on I-75 in Georgetown, Kentucky

Deputy Sheriff Caleb Conley

Scott County Sheriff's Office, Kentucky
End of Watch Monday, May 22, 2023

GEORGETOWN, KY - The Officer Down Memorial Page is reporting that Deputy Sheriff Caleb Conley was shot and killed while conducting a traffic stop near mile marker 127 on southbound I-75 in Georgetown at about 4:45 P.M..

The subject fled the scene but was arrested a short time later. He has been charged with:

  • Murder of a police officer
  • Possession of a handgun by a convicted felon
  • Burglary
  • Theft of an automobile
  • Wanton endangerment
  • Fleeing/evading police

Deputy Conley was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the Scott County Sheriff's Office for four years. He is survived by his wife, children, and parents.

Photo of Deputy Sheriff Caleb Conley from the Scott County Kentucky Sheriff's Office.


From the Scott Co. Ky. Sheriff's Office

We are deeply saddened to announce we lost a beloved member of our office today, Deputy Caleb Conley.

We are receiving a much appreciated, overwhelming outreach of support from our community and across this state.

For the many asking how you can help his family and this office, we will be providing further details on that tomorrow.

Our office will be CLOSED tomorrow, Tuesday 5/23.

Sheriff Hampton would like to personally thank the community for their support shown and apologize to those he was unable to meet with and get back to.

We appreciate the privacy being shown to his family and ask you keep them and us all in your prayers.

Thank you Deputy Caleb Conley for your service and sacrifice. #240


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