List of law enforcement agencies in Kentucky

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This is a list of law enforcement agencies in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics' 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 389 law enforcement agencies employing 7,833 sworn police officers, about 183 for each 100,000 residents.[1]

State agencies[edit]

County agencies[edit]

City agencies[edit]

Airport police[edit]

County police[edit]

County attorney's offices[edit]

Community corrections[edit]

University agencies[edit]

Public schools police[edit]

Railroad police[edit]

Specialized police agencies[edit]

Law enforcement training academies[edit]

Defunct agencies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, by Brian A Reaves, US Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, July 2011
  2. ^ Vicar, Nathan (15 April 2015). "Samantha Ramsey's family files lawsuit against Boone Co. deputy, Boone Co.". Fox 19. Retrieved 24 April 2015. 
  3. ^ Hastings, Deborah (5 May 2014). "Kentucky sheriff’s deputy placed on paid leave after accidentally shooting his own mother during wedding ceremony". New York Daily News. Retrieved 6 May 2015. 
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  14. ^ Off-duty cop out mistakenly shoots himself in elevator while adjusting his belt after returning from a dinner date with his wife; by the Associated Press, 4 January 2015
  15. ^ "Former Falmouth police chief indicted on theft charges". WKYT. 25 March 2015. Retrieved 31 March 2015. 
  16. ^ Cop Who Shot Off Finger With Loaded Weapon Sues Gun Store; Sebastian Murdock, 13 January 2015, Huffington Post
  17. ^ Paducah Police Chief Responds to Accusations that Officers Used Excessive Force; by Rob Canning, WKMS, 29 August 2014