Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Post 7 KSP Retro Cruisers
Date of News Release: 07/09/2008
(Richmond, KY) - Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer (right) presented Capt. Eddie Johnson (left), commander of KSP Post 7 in Richmond, and Tpr. First Class Chris Lanham, public affairs officer for the post (center), with a special 60th Anniversary state police cruiser on July 8 in Frankfort. The vehicle features a "retro" appearance package based on the color scheme and decals used by KSP when it was created in 1948. It will be used for public affairs, exhibits, recruiting and other special assignments. After one year, it will be converted back to the standard KSP color and returned to general duty.