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KSP Post 2 - KSP Promotions

Date of News Release: 12/12/2013

(Madisonville, KY.) - On Monday, December 9, 2013, the Kentucky State Police recognized the promotion of 48 officers throughout the state at a ceremony held at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History in Frankfort. One lieutenant colonel, two majors, nine captains, 12 lieutenants and 24 sergeants were commissioned.

Effective November 16, 2013, the following three troopers were promoted and assigned to Post 2 Madisonville:

Left to Right: Justice and Public Safety Secretary J. Michael Brown, Sgt. Nicholas J. Rice, KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer

Senior Trooper Nicholas J. Rice was promoted to sergeant and remained assigned to Post 2 Madisonville. Sgt. Rice has served at Post 2 Madisonville his entire career. He is a 1992 graduate of Shafter High School (CA) and a 1997 graduate of California State University Bakersfield. A resident of Hanson and native of Shafter, CA, Rice is a 10-year veteran of the agency.

Left to Right: Justice and Public Safety Secretary J. Michael Brown, Sgt. Timothy M. Sales, KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer

Senior Trooper Timothy M. Sales was promoted to sergeant and remained assigned to Post 2 Madisonville. During his career, Sgt. Sales has been assigned to Post 1 Mayfield and Post 2 Madisonville. He is a 1991 graduate of Calloway County High School and a 1996 graduate of Murray State University. A resident of Murray and a native of Eldorado, IL, Sales is an 11-year veteran of the agency.

Left to Right: Justice and Public Safety Secretary J. Michael Brown, Sgt. Charles D. White, KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer

Senior Trooper Charles D. White was promoted to sergeant and transferred from Post 3 Bowling Green to Post 2 Madisonville. He is a 1998 graduate of Hart County High School. He attended the University of Louisville and Western Kentucky University. Until his promotion, Sgt. White had served at Post 3 Bowling Green. A resident of Clarkson and a native of Hardyville, White is a 10-year veteran of the agency.

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

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