Arrests Appear Unlikely To Curb Meth Production

Over the last four years, the number of arrests in Louisville for manufacturing methamphetamine has nearly doubled. Police say the it’s the result of increased vigilance by officers and citizens in recent years. But authorities acknowledge that just finding and arresting manufacturers and users isn’t enough to keep the dangerous drug off the streets.

Stimulus Could Pay For New Police, Equipment

The federal stimulus package could bring new police officers to Louisville Metro. The package makes millions of dollars available to police forces, and Louisville Police Chief Robert White says the city will apply for some of those funds.