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Post 2 Activity Report for September 2004

Date of News Release: 10/4/2004

Kentucky State Police Post 02
P.O. 1025 Nortonville KY 42442
Phone: (270) 676-3313 Fax: (502) 564-3499
Commander: Captain Leslie Gannon
PAO: Trooper Stu Recke

For the month of September 2004, Post 2 reports the following activity:

  • Arrested 65 Drunken Drivers
  • Issued a Total of 1,959 Citations
  • Issued 728 Speeding Citations
  • Issued 330 Seatbelt Citations
  • Issued 27 Child Restraint Citations
  • Issued 874 Courtesy Notices
  • Investigated 119 Crashes
  • Inspected 3,541 Vehicles
  • Assisted 278 Stranded Motorists
  • Answered 1,152 Criminal Complaints
  • Opened 170 Criminal Cases
  • Made 197 Criminal Arrests

There were six (6) fatal crashes reported in the Post 2 District in September 2004. Six (6) people were killed as a result of the crashes. Two fatalities occurred in Christian County. One fatality occurred in each of the following counties: Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, and Webster. Four victims were not wearing seatbelts, one victim was wearing a seatbelt, and one was not applicable.

For the entire year, forty-two (42) people have been killed in thirty-eight (38) crashes in the Post 2 District. Twenty-four (24) victims were not wearing a seatbelt, twelve (12) victims were wearing a seatbelt, one (1) victim was not wearing a helmet, two (2) victims were wearing a helmet, two (2) victims it is unknown if a seatbelt was worn, and one (1) was not applicable.

Through September 30, 2003, thirty-three (33) people had been killed in thirty-one (31) crashes in the Post 2 District.

Post 2 serves the following counties: Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, Todd, and Webster.

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