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Government
2:36 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

State Auditor Launches Investigation into Kentucky’s Untested Rape Kits

Kentucky Auditor Adam Edelen
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Kentucky has hundreds or possibly thousands of untested rape kits sitting in local law enforcement offices, according to State Auditor Adam Edelen.

Edelen on Wednesday announced he is auditing police and prosecutorial agencies to find out precisely how many kits haven’t been tested. His office also aims to find the cause for the backlog.

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Society
7:06 am
Tue November 6, 2012

Milan Police Officer Charge with Rape

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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a suspended Milan police officer is being charged with rape.

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Crime
9:37 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Prison Educator Faces Rape Charge

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A Kentucky State Penitentiary employee faces rape charges following her arrest for an alleged sexual relationship with an inmate.  Forty-one year old Lori Holsapple of Kuttawa was taken into custody late last week following a two-month state police investigation.  Holsapple worked as an educator at the Eddyville facility, and has been charged with third-degree rape.  KSP Post 1 public affairs officer Trooper Jay Thomas says even though it was a consensual relationship, she received charges of rape due to her employment.

Middle School Principal Arrested
4:03 pm
Mon March 12, 2012

South Marshall Middle School Principal Charged with Rape

South Marshall Middle School Principal Ken Barlow was arrested yesterday at his lawyer's office in Paducah. Barlow was previously tried in 2007 on charges of molesting a 6-year-old boy, but was acquitted.

From the Kentucky State Police:

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