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…

(Photo courtesy of Insider Louisville) Dozens of notable laws passed during the Kentucky General Assembly earlier this year that carry with them many controversial changes.  The group of new laws have the potential to make a significant impact on the lives of Kentuckians from all demographics.  A few of the bills introduced had emergency clauses, including…

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…

The Elizabethtown Police Department just sent us this press release: Yesterday around 2:00 in the afternoon, EPD received a notification from Campbellsville PD that they believed a suspect in a shooting in Campbellsville was staying in Elizabethtown with his girlfriend. The suspect, identified as Cimorone Porter, age 26, was found traveling away from the apartment…

Woman Arrested After Fleeing the Scene of Auto Accident Local police arrested a woman yesterday after she was caught fleeing the scene of an auto accident on North Dixie Ave. near Best Buy. According to a press release from the Elizabethtown Police Department, Lindsey Gilland, 36, was arrested by EPD after fleeing the scene from…

Shortly after 4pm today, there were several vehicles broken into and valuables stolen at Freeman lake and accross the street at the Nature Park.  The Elizabethtown Police Department is still investigating so there is not much we can share at this time.  If you have any information that could be helpful with these robberies please…

Elizabethtown City Ambassador Program The Elizabethtown Police Department are excited to announce that the Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA) is launching a city ambassador program! By partnering with the Tourism and Convention bureau and the E’town Sports Park, CPAA volunteers will be staffed at sporting events, community events, and other tourism venues. These volunteers…