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A Crittenden County student is charged with terroristic threatening and was taken to a mental health center after threatening to kill a student. 

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A man is behind bars and charged with murder in Fulton County. Kentucky State Police say after 8 p.m. Saturday they were notified of a reported shooting on Holley Court in Hickman. 

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The Kentucky State Police is launching a program designed to help people in west Kentucky struggling with drug addiction.

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  Kentucky State Police said trooper applications have increased since changes were made to its recruitment policy.

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Kentucky State Police are looking for an escapee from Marshall County Jail.

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The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety is sounding the alarm about new in-vehicle infotainment technology and its role in distracted driving collisions.  
A Kentucky State Police official anticipates more lock-out features in future vehicles.

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  A Kentucky woman has died after her truck was struck by a Kentucky State Police trooper's vehicle.


One person is dead following a house fire early Sunday morning in Lyon County.


Kentucky State Police officials are taking applications for children to attend a free summer camp.

Trooper Island Camp offers a chance for boys and girls ages 10 to 12 to spend time at Dale Hollow Lake in Clinton County. The camp, operated by state police, is financed entirely by donations with no public funds used.

The summer program is for children whose families cannot afford to send them to other camps.

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Citing “increasing public interest and media attention,” Kentucky State Police on Wednesday announced the creation of a dedicated unit to investigate police shootings across the state.