(Harlan, Ky.) – On March 31, 2016 ten students from Knox County Central High School visited Post 10 Harlan to learn more about the Kentucky State Police.
Commander of Post 10, Captain P.J. Burnett spoke with the students about the structure of KSP and role of being a supervisor. Students also received information about arson investigation and detective skills from Det. Josh Bunch. Tpr. Michael Cornett spoke to the students about accident reconstruction and highway safety. Finally, Ray Day, telecommunicator supervisor, spoke with everyone about the role and duties of a dispatcher.
The ten students then received a tour of Post 10 before leaving and looking into a KSP cruiser.
KSP has a toll-free number (1-800-222-5555) that citizens can call to confidentially report impaired drivers or criminal activity. They can also download the free KSP mobile phone app. The app provides quick, direct access to KSP including weather, road and traffic information as well as text, voice and photo tip capabilities to report criminal behavior. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.