KSP Post 16 Hosts Shop with a Trooper in Ohio County
Date of News Release: 12/20/2014
Beaver Dam, KY. - On Saturday, December 20, 2014, the Kentucky State Police Professional Association (KSPPA) District 16 conducted its annual "Shop with a Trooper" program. This program is designed to assist children in need during the Christmas season.
201 children, their families, KSP troopers, KSP telecommunicators, Beaver Dam Police Department, Hartford Police Department, Ohio County Sheriff's Department and Kentucky Probation and Parole met at the Beaver Dam Wal-Mart and were paired with these families. Donation totals were over $13,000. Each child were allocated roughly $65. The shopping lists consisted of several items including coats, pants, shirts, shoes, hats, gloves, and toys.
The Kentucky State Police would like to thank ALL of those who contributed to this much needed program including Ashby Trucking of Beaver Dam, KSPPA and Wal-Mart.