KY AG’s opinion: Police agency violated open records law

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Kentucky attorney general's office on Monday sided with a man seeking a former police detective's personnel records, saying the questionable motives raised by a police department were "legally irrelevant."

The opinion written by Assistant Attorney General Michelle D. Harrison said the police department in Jeffersontown, a Louisville suburb, violated the state's open records law by denying the request.  Continue…