Pulaski County Sheriff's Office asking public's help in search for missing woman

SOMERSET, KY. - The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is requesting your assistance in locating a woman that has been missing since May of this year.

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Leeanna Brumley

Auditor Harmon: KRS, TRS Not in Compliance with Public Pension Transparency Laws

Auditor’s office releases results of special examination relating to requirements of Senate Bill 2

FRANKFORT, Ky. (August 27, 2019) – Kentucky Retirement Systems (KRS) and Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS) have failed to comply with a law passed two years ago requiring increased transparency in Kentucky’s public retirement systems.  That’s the conclusion reached in a special examination released today by Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon’s office.

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Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon

A Jackson Co. man along with a Leslie Co. man arrested in Clay County during Traffic Stop

Clay County, Ky. -  Sheriff Patrick Robinson is reporting that on August 26, 2019 at approximately 3:50 PM Clay County Sheriff Sgt. Jeremy Gabbard arrested Brandon Truett, 30 of Annville and Chester Arnett, 43 of Essie.

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Methamphetamine Arrest / Laurel County

Laurel County, Ky. -  Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Joey Robinson along with Sgt. Greg Poynter, Deputy Travis Napier, and Deputy Brent France arrested Ernest wagers age 55 of London on Tuesday night August 20, 2019 at approximately 7:15 PM.

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County jail challenges addressed by state Judiciary committee / Frankfort

FRANKFORT (August 24, 2019) — Calling decades-old state incentives that have led to county jail overcrowding “perverse,” Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Secretary John Tilley yesterday called for legislative changes that he said could lower the number of state inmates in jails by up to one-third.

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Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary Co-Chairman Rep. Jason Petrie, R-Elkton,
fielding questions during testimony from the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet


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