Officer Steven Douglas
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Kentucky State Police
CVE Region 4
PO Box 2413
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Local Resident Receives Promotion
Date of News Release: 08/20/2012
(London, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police is pleased to announce the promotion of a local resident to the rank of Captain.
Captain Shawn Hines, McKinney Kentucky, is an 11 year veteran with the agency and has held several assignments across the state. He began his career in 2001 as an Officer stationed in northern Kentucky covering Boone and Kenton Counties and then later transferred home working Lincoln County. He was promoted to Sergeant in 2008 and assigned to the Morehead area, promoted to Lieutenant in 2010 and is currently the Captain and Commander of Region 4 - London.
Captain Hines is a 1992 graduate Lincoln County High School and a 1996 graduate of Somerset Community College. He is married to Nina Hines and has two children, Autum and Seth Hines. He is the son of Judy Hines of Science Hill Kentucky.