Our unsung guardians have a special place in God's kingdom.
Rest well, Brother, You have served bravely.
Laurel County, Ky. - Sheriff Root and the deputies and staff of the Laurel County Sheriff's Office send their sincere condolences to Trooper Jason Vanhook's family and to the Kentucky State police, its officers, and their families during this difficult time.
Trooper Jason Vanhook served with the Kentucky State Police and the Laurel County Sheriff's Office for many years, and following a year long battle with cancer died on March 25, 2015.
Trooper Jason VanHook- “rest in peace you are now a member of an elite group called The Thin Blue Line of Heroes”. There is no greater sacrifice that a person can give for his fellow man.
Sheriff John Root, Laurel County Sheriff, Laurel County Sheriff’s Office