Frank Latham Hopkins Co. Sheriff Denies Threats after Cease and Desist Request By John Null • Apr 22, 2014 hopkinscounty.ky.gov Hopkins County Sheriff Frank Latham is denying he threatened Madisonville Police Department officers with indictments as alleged in a cease and desist request from the county attorney. The Hopkins County Sheriff's Department and MPD were at loggerheads earlier this month over jurisdiction issues. Hopkins Co. Sheriff Hit with Cease and Desist Request from County Attorney By John Null • Apr 1, 2014 hopkinscoattorney.com Hopkins County Attorney Todd P’Pool has slapped Sheriff Frank Latham with a cease and desist request after allegedly threatening legal action against the Madisonville Police Department over jurisdiction gripes. KSP and Sheriff Depts. Stretch To Cover Local Law Enforcement Gap By Rob Canning • Nov 13, 2013 KSP/Wikipedia The Kentucky State Police and local sheriff departments are stretching their staffs to cover a shortfall in local law enforcement presence.