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Chief of Police Chris Edmonds
Pikeville Police Department
101 Division Street
Pikeville, KY 41501
Phone: (606) 437-6236
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Police Officer Scotty Hamilton was shot and killed as he and a Kentucky State Trooper responded to a call in Pike County. One suspect was taken into custody and the second suspect remains at large. Officer Hamilton is the 18th law enforcement officer to be shot and killed this year and the second officer fatality from the state of Kentucky in 2018.