Somerset Police chief named Chief of the Year

Somerset Police chief named Chief of the Year

Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police surprises Hunt with award at city council meeting The City of Somerset’s police chief has received the state’s highest professional honor in law enforcement – the 2020 Chief of the Year Award. The award was presented to Chief...

Shop with a cop 2017

Somerset Police Department and Mayor Eddie Girdler, Shop with a Cop event 2017; On Saturday December 16th, officers with the Somerset Police Department escorted… children from the Somerset community on a Christmas shopping trip at the Somerset Wal-Mart. The day...

Chaplain

Chaplain The Somerset Police Department’s Chaplain is tasked to provide guidance and counseling in matters of spiritual, personal, family, job, or other matters to all members of the Somerset Police Department. The Chaplain may also be requested to assist in...

Crisis Intervention Team

– Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) – In 2008, the Somerset Police Department began training officers in Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training. CIT officers received training from a partnership between law enforcement and the mental health community aimed...

Accident Reconstruction Unit

– Accident Reconstruction Unit – The Somerset Police Accident Reconstruction Unit is made up of officers who have received specialized training in accident investigation. All reconstructionists have received training from the Kentucky Department of...

Bicycle Patrol

– BICYCLE PATROL – One aspect of Community Oriented Policing is taking officers beyond the patrol cars where they can interact with the public and get to know their community better. Officers will be assigned to work special events, such as Somernites...