Monthly Archives: August 2017

London Police names two new detectives

    LONDON KY—Two Sergeants at the London Police Department have now gained the title of “Detective.” Daniel Robinson and Jessie Williams will now join Special Victims Detective Stacy Anderkin in the Criminal Investigations Unit at the Department. Robinson began working at the Department in 2002 as a patrolman. He became a K-9 handler in…
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London Police Officer Justin Hopkins named new SRO

LONDON KY—On Monday, August 28th London Police Officer Justin Hopkins began his first day as a School Resource Officer (SRO) for the southern schools of Laurel County within the Laurel County School District. Ofc. Hopkins has worked eight years within the Department as an evening shift officer. In addition, he’s taught D.A.R.E. for the Department…
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London Police make meth arrest

LONDON KY—On Friday, August 25th London Police were notified by Dispatch of a female passed out in a parking lot on East Fourth Street. Through investigation, a woman was arrested with drug paraphernalia and methamphetamine. Officers Elbert Riley, Travis Couch, and Ashley Wampler arrived at Benge Farm Supply’s parking lot where Amanda Wells, 34, of…
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London Police arrest man with sexual abuse of a child

LONDON KY—On Wednesday, August 23rd London Police Special Victims Detective Stacy Anderkin and Sgt. Garry Proffitt arrested a 73-year-old male who had sexually abused a 12-year-old child. The child disclosed in an interview that they had been subjected to sexual contact by Wilkie Smith of East Bernstadt, Ky. The contact had taken place over the…
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