Metro Police Transitioning From Tactical VIPER Unit

By Jacob Ryan police

By the end of next month, the Louisville Metro Police Department’s controversial VIPER Unit will cease to exist, Chief Steve Conrad confirmed on Friday. The special 30-member tactical-style unit, under which officers patrolled high-crime areas in plain clothes, was created nearly three years … Read Story

Council Approves Incentives For Affordable Housing

By Jacob Ryan

Developers now have more reason to build affordable housing across Jefferson County. Louisville’s Metro Council on Thursday voted 18-2 to approve an ordinance that will allow developers to build multi-family residential housing in areas zoned specifically for single-family dwellings without a … Read Story