The Department of Justice (DOJ) has now decided to build a new prison in southeastern Kentucky, according to a senior congressman from the state, even though the agency had earlier opposed the project. On March 31, Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY), a former chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, announced Attorney General Jeff Sessions had informed…

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A Hopkinsville, Kentucky police officer submitted his resignation September 5, 2017 rather than be fired for several warrantless searches of a home. Officer Jason Brent responded to a home on South Campbell Street in Hopkinsville after receiving a call reporting drug activity at the home. According to WSMV.com, he knocked on the door, and when…

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Official Address United States Penitentiary Big Sandy 1197 Airport Road Inez, KY 41224 Phone: 606-433-2400 Fax: 606-433-2577 Email: BSY/EXECASSISTANT@BOP.GOV Inmate Correspondence Address Inmate Name and Registration Number USP Big Sandy P.O. Box 2068 Inez, KY 41224 (Funds can only be sent to the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ National Lockbox Address listed below, not directly to…

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