Mayfield KSP Post

Government
7:19 am
Wed February 4, 2015

Paducah-McCracken County Officials Still Considering KSP Dispatching Services

Credit Hopkins County Central Dispatch

The Kentucky State Police presented a plan for E911 services to the Paducah City Commission and the McCracken County Fiscal Court last night.  Major John Bradley says the consolidated dispatch service is the largest proposed in the state and would cost $1.2 million in startup costs.

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Government
8:18 am
Wed January 7, 2015

No Decision on McCracken Co. 911

Credit paducahtransit.com

Paducah Fire Chief Steve Kyle told the city commission Tuesday night there are still too many unknowns to make a recommendation on whether to contract with Kentucky State Police for 911 operations or continue self-operations. Kyle says a major concern for the Emergency Communication System is the ability of the Mayfield KSP’s proposed 10 dispatchers to handle Paducah-McCracken County’s entire call volume with a decrease in certain services and connections.

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School Safety
6:12 am
Wed October 2, 2013

Mayfield KSP Post Develops School Training Program

Credit KSP/Wikipedia

The Kentucky State Police post in Mayfield has been training school employees in how to respond in a crisis with a special training program that the post created.

Lt. Brent White says police have trained nearly 700 school staff members in 13 schools, and he says feedback indicates those employees feel more confident.

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