News Release

Criminal Investigation on Hodgenville Police Chief

Date of News Release: 06/30/2014

(Hodgenville, KY) - Kentucky State Police is currently conducting a criminal investigation on Hodgenville Police Chief, Steven Johnson. On Friday, June 27, 2014, Chief Johnson was charged with Official Misconduct 1st and Hindering Prosecution or apprehension 2nd. Johnson will have a pending court date in July. This is an ongoing investigation. No further information will be released at this time.

To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPETIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.