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KSP Annual "Cram the Cruiser" Begins November 21st

Date of News Release: 11/19/2014

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(Hickory, KY) - Starting Friday, November 21st, and running through December 16th you can help feed needy families for the Christmas Holiday. Friday kicks off the annual "Cram the Cruiser" food drive at the Kentucky State Police Post 1. Beginning November 21st, a Kentucky State Police cruiser will be parked at the entrance of KSP Post 1 on Highway 45 in Graves County. Anyone who wishes can drop off non perishable food items in the State Police cruiser during the food drive. Kentucky State Police will take the items to local food pantries, in the post 1 area, for distribution to families in the area. During non business hours, items can be dropped off in the lobby of Kentucky State Police, Post 1, which is located at 8366 State Route 45 North in Hickory.

In addition to collecting food at Post 1, KSP will be set up from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the following dates and locations;

  • November 21st at the Kroger store in Murray
  • November 25th at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Murray
  • November 24th at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Mayfield
  • November 26th at the Food Giant in Eddyville
  • November 28th at the Kroger store in Murray
  • December 1st at the Kroger store on the south side in Paducah
  • December 2nd at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Murray
  • December 9th at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Murray
  • December 12th at the Food Giant in Cadiz
  • December 14th at the Kroger store in Murray
  • December 15th at the Priceless IGA in Benton
  • December 16th at Hancock's Neighborhood Market in Cadiz

KSP Post 1 collected 12, 650 pounds of food during the 2013 "Cram the Cruiser".