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Patrick, Foley earn awards for DUI enforcement

Officers from two Whitley County law enforcement agencies have been recognized by the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) for their efforts to target impaired drivers. For the second consecutive year, Williamsburg Police Officer Dorman Patrick Jr. has led his department in...
Posted On 20 Feb 2021

W’burg police, Whitley County Sheriff’s deputy recover stolen vehicle Tuesday

Williamsburg police and Whitley County Sheriff’s deputies recently recovered a stolen vehicle out of West Virginia. Solomon Wilburn was recently charged with auto theft. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view...
Posted On 17 Feb 2021

Woman, who hid drugs inside a body cavity, still incarcerated over a week later

A Williamsburg woman remains incarcerated in the Whitley County Detention Center where she was recently caught with drugs hidden inside a body cavity while she was being booked into the facility. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every...
Posted On 10 Feb 2021

Two accused of hiding drugs inside a body cavity during separate incidents

A Williamsburg woman and a Rockholds man are both accused of allegedly hiding drugs inside a body cavity during unconnected vehicle traffic stops by two different law enforcement agencies over a two-day period, according to court documents. Both were passengers in their...
Posted On 03 Feb 2021

Police recover stolen car behind school, arrest two

Local law enforcement officers arrested a man for DUI Saturday afternoon, who was parked behind an elementary school in a car that had been reported as stolen, according to arrest citations. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day!...
Posted On 03 Feb 2021

Whitley County Sheriff reports busy December

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department had a busy month of December and a busy 2020. During the month of December, sheriff’s deputies answered 1,090 requests for assistance, and responded to 31 motor vehicle collisions. The sheriff’s department also opened 41 new criminal cases,...
Posted On 23 Jan 2021

Trio of men arrested for robbery, felony assault

A Whitley County Sheriff’s Department and Williamsburg Police Department investigation into a reported assault with a weapon Sunday evening led to the arrest of three people early Monday morning on felony assault and robbery charges. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents...
Posted On 20 Jan 2021

Whitley County Sheriff’s Department made 88 criminal arrests in November

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department had a busy month of November. During the month of November, sheriff’s deputies answered 1,133 requests for assistance, and responded to 44 motor vehicle collisions. The sheriff’s department also investigated 31 new criminal cases, and made...
Posted On 19 Dec 2020

Corbin man dies from injuries sustained in Monday crash

A Corbin man died Monday as a result of injuries he sustained in a single-vehicle crash in the Bee Creek area. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us

Stolen vehicle recovered after driver stops to talk with deputies near Emlyn store

An investigation into the report of a suspicious vehicle Saturday evening led to the recovery of a stolen out-of-state vehicle. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 02 Dec 2020