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ATF offering reward for information on series of arson fires during civil unrest in Louisville

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today The Louisville Field Division of the U. S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering rewards for information leading to the arrest and convictions of those responsible for a series of arson fires during civil unrest in Louisville that took place between June and September. The ATF is offering rewards of up to $5,000 per event in six incidents, which...

Beyoncé urges Kentucky attorney general to file charges against officers in Breonna Taylor shooting

By Mark Maynard Kentucky Today In a Sunday letter penned to her website, music superstar Beyoncé is asking Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to charge the Louisville police officers involved in the death of Breonna Taylor. She said the investigation into the shooting has led to weeks of protests in the city and “created more questions than answers.” Singer Beyonce Knowles wrote an open...

Kentucky officials urge motorists to ‘Click It’ to stay safe while traveling over the holiday weekend

The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS), Louisville Metro Police and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) are reminding motorists to buckle up. Law enforcement agencies throughout the state are participating in the nationwide Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement mobilization through June 5. “Every day, unbuckled motorists are losing their lives in motor vehicle crashes,” said KOHS Executive...