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Division of Police

Hiring and application process to begin:
December 15, 2014 - May 1, 2015

Women's Symposium 2015

Women's Law Enforcement Symposium

When: Saturday, April 11 - 9 am
At: Training Academy, 500 Newtown Pike (BCTC campus)
Cost: Free with registration
A light buffet breakfast and lunch will be provided

The mission of the symposium is to educate, inspire and empower women to become law enforcement professionals for the city of Lexington. Meet female officers and openly discuss the challenges, rewards, security and prestige in becoming Lexington's Finest.

Register here if you would like to attend >>

Online Reports:

CRIME REPORT: (for victims, personal use, insurance claims) Individuals will need the Case Number and Report Date. Access your crime report >> .

TRAFFIC COLLISION REPORT:  You will need the Case Number given to you at the time your report was taken; Report Date; Last Name of the Owner/Driver of the vehicle. Use Lexington Police Department as the agency.   Access your traffic collision report >>.

If you are unable to access your report, please contact the Central Records Unit at 258-3568, Monday through Friday: 8 AM to 5 PM.  There is a fee for accessing reports online.  Only persons involved in an incident may obtain a copy of the report.  A report that references mulitiple victims will not be available online.  Reports are available at Central Records - click here for more info >>

Citizen Online Police Reporting System:
Using the new Citizen Online Reporting System, you can submit a report only for the following incidents:
  • Harassing communications
  • Fraudulent use of a credit/debit card
  • Theft by unlawful taking
  • Criminal mischief
  • Property lost or mislaid
  • Larceny from Auto (less than $500)  

You will be required to create an online account to file your first report.  Keep your login and password for future use.  It is a crime to make a false police report.  For specific details on when and how >>

Identity Theft:   An identity theft booklet with instructions and contact information is available if you have been a victim of Identity Theft.  Learn more from the Financial Crimes Unit - (859) 258-3688  >>

CPA 49 Contact your family, friends and neighbors to attend the Lexington Citizen Police Academy! 
Awarded "Best CPA in the Nation" 2012 & 2013!

All classes are FREE!  Classes are held at 1795 Old Frankfort Pike.  Instruction consists of one 3-hour class held each week for twelve weeks. Classes are comprehensive, covering a different area of the Division each week. A vital part of the Academy is participation in role playing and scenarios. These simulations will provide an opportunity for a unique "hands-on" learning experience. Participants will also have the option, on a voluntary basis, to tour with a patrol officer, complete a CPR course, and take a tour of the Fayette County Detention Center. Questions? Call Community Services (859) 258-3636.

  • SPRING CPA 2015 begins MARCH 4
  • SUMMER CPA begins JUNE 2
  • FALL CPA begins AUGUST 25 

To sign up, send us your CPA Application.   [Photo:  CPA Class 49]

Internship Program with the Division of Police

Gain hands-on experience within law enforcement, while earning college credit, in the Internship Program.  Interns may be assigned to multiple units during their internship including:  Patrol, Traffic, Robbery/Homicide, Forensic Services, and Crimes Against Children to name a few.

Each college or university determines the amount of hours needed to fulfill educational requirements with this unpaid Internship Program.  Students interested must be enrolled in a college or university and successfully complete a background investigation.  To apply or receive more information, send an email via

Internet Safety Guide

Protect Your Family

The Internet Safety Tool Kit gives you strategies for safely using current technology. Understand technology risks and learn how to keep children protected from unsafe material and predators who are unyielding in their efforts to manipulate children. Free training and additional information can be found at

The Lexington Police Crimes Against Children Unit can be contacted at 258-3700.


Do You Know This Person?

idthisperson  assists law enforcement in identifying suspects, witnesses or persons of interest related to criminal activity. Those helping identify subjects on the site can receive a $25 reward. Provide identifying information in an anonymous format to help your community.

Internet Crime Complaint Center

If you are the victim of a money scam that has occurred outside of Fayette County, go to: The ICCC is a national reporting center for crime relating to internet scams, fraudulent uses of credit cards and cases where money is wired outside of Fayette County  See more info >

Anyone who has a question about a possible money scam in Fayette County can call our Financial Crimes Unit at 258-3718.

Citizen Survey

Take our Citizen Survey and let us know your concerns about crime, services and how we can help.

Mopeds - Go Carts - Scooters: What You Need to Know 

Do you plan to drive one? See the requirements . . .
According to Kentucky Revised Statutes, gas and electric scooters are not allowed on roadways unless the operator has a license. This includes mopeds, golf carts, go-carts, or any vehicle propelled by means other than muscular power.

Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Public Notification:   The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government received notification of the annual solicitation award from the United States Justice Department regarding the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program FY2014 Local Solicitation.  Read JAG Notification >> 
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