Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, Activity for August 2013
Date of News Release: 09/03/2013
(Richmond, KY.) -- Captain Lisa Rudzinski, Post Commander of the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is reporting the following activity for the month of August, 2013.
Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1,487 citations of which 185 were for speeding and 7 for no child restraint. Troopers issued 237 citations for no seatbelts. 29 individuals were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 418 courtesy notices, and assisted 74 stranded motorists, while inspecting 1,727 vehicles.
Richmond Post investigated 48 traffic collisions in the month of August.
Detectives and Troopers investigated 1,122 complaints, opened 66 criminal cases, and made 235 criminal arrests.
Richmond Post provides law enforcement service for Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison, Clark, Lee, Estill, Owsley and Jackson counties. To contact Richmond Post you may call (859) 623-2404 or toll free at (800) 222-5555.