Elizabethtown Police Investigating Attempted Murder Case Elizabethtown Police  units were called to a Community Alternatives of Kentucky group home Wednesday morning shortly after midnight, regarding a resident at the home. According to a media release, staff at the home advised police that Melissa Emerick, age 27, had broken into the home’s medication cabinet and taken…

Elizabethtown Police Work with Faith, Civic Leaders to Unify Community The Elizabethtown Police Department chief Tracy Schiller has started a group for Elizabethtown community leaders in hopes to help unify and strengthen relationships in the community. Yesterday, Elizabethtown Police Chief Tracy Schiller met with several community leaders, consisting of more than a dozen faith and civic…

Woman Arrested for DUI After Flood Rescue Elizabethtown Police arrested a woman after rescuing her car that had been driven into floodwaters Friday Evening. According to a news release, EPD received a call Friday, June 23, just before 8:00 p.m. reporting that a vehicle had driven into floodwaters in the 200 block of Peterson Drive.…

Elizabethtown Police Chief Announces Retirement The Elizabethtown Police Department Chief has announced that he will be retiring. The announcement came Monday morning that chief Tracy Schiller will be retiring effective September 1, 2017, ending his six years of service to the City. Schiller began his career in in law enforcement in 1978 and has since…

New ordinance restricts use of fireworks in Elizabethtown to 6 days a year By Sara Sidery – WDRB  ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) – Fireworks are already on sale, but you’ll get cited if you launch any right now in Elizabethtown. The City Council passed fireworks restrictions this week, meaning residents who used to be able to…