Two police officers were shot during demonstrations in Louisville, Kentucky on Wednesday night. The protests followed the grand jury’s decision to not charge any officers with the killing of Breonna Taylor. Although the grand jury did indict former detective Brett Hankinson on three counts of “wanton endangerment,” demonstrators and activists immediately criticized the decision as insufficient.
On Tuesday, September 15, a family made a terrifying discovery after finding dismembered body parts in their relative’s suitcase. Melvin Martin Jr., a Kentucky native, went to visit his relatives in Markham, Illinois. According to KWQC, the family first started to suspect Martin when they smelled a weird odor coming from his suitcase. Martin never unpacked and kept his belongings close to him at all times.
A man has been charged in the death of Desiree Sparks back in October of 2016.
A 17-person Kentucky police department saved hundreds of thousands of dollars, lowered its arrest rate and maybe even created a blueprint for the future of law enforcement by adding a social worker to its ranks.
On Tuesday, a large group of people marched to the home of Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to protest the fact that the officers who killed Breonna Taylor have not yet been arrested and charged. Eighty-seven protesters, dressed in white shirts, occupied A.G. Cameron’s lawn, peacefully sitting down to hold their space. According to a police statement sent to Refinery29, they were arrested and charged with felonies; among those arrested were Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams, NFL player Kenny Stills, activists and Until Freedom co-founders Tamika D. Mallory and Linda Sarsour, and Love and Hip-Hop star Yandy Smith.
Authorities in Kentucky are searching for a woman after finding human remains in a burned-out car they believe belong to a missing man.
A Kentucky mom, who allegedly admitted to shooting her husband and two teen daughters to death, was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison.
The city of Louisville will fire one of the officers responsible for killing Black EMT Breonna Taylor, accusing him of “blindly” firing into the woman’s home while serving a no-knock warrant.
Police confirmed they’re investigating newly surfaced sexual assault accusations against one of the officers accused in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor.
The FBI in Louisville, Kentucky, has opened an investigation into the police-involved shooting death of front-line worker Breonna Taylor.
The police chief of Louisville, Kentucky, has been fired after officials discovered two police officers involved in fatal shooting of a man during a protest over George Floyd’s death had not activated their body cameras.
The remains of a northern Kentucky girl who had been missing for nearly a decade were found this week after a couple stumbled upon a burned skull while deer hunting in Ohio.
A Kentucky novel coronavirus patient checked himself out of the hospital against medical advice. So to prevent him from spreading the virus, officials are surrounding his house to keep him there.
Within six days, 20 horses were found fatally shot along U.S. 23 in eastern Kentucky.