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  Metro Police (LMPD)


First Division

 First DivisionAddress:   
416 North 29th St
Louisville, KY  40212      Map It
Phone number: (502) 574-7167
Fax number:  (502) 574-7129

This division includes the following neighborhoods: Butchertown, Downtown, Phoenix Hill, Portland and Russell.

Division Commander: Major Jeff Wardrip Bio / Email

Platoon Lieutenants - This position's responsibilities include, but are not limited to, reducing crime and improving quality of life issues by coordinating the units in his/her division. 

Day Watch - Lieutenant Robert Shadle -- Email
Mid-Watch -  Lieutenant Douglas Coleman -- Email
Late Watch - Lieutenant Steve Kaufling -- Email
Downtown Area Patrol - Lieutenant Shawn Hensler -- Email

Interactive Crime Mapping
You can now map crime in Division 1 using our new interactive mapping tool. Just click here to view the Division 1 crime map

Subscribe to Crime Notifications by Division & Beat
You can now sign up to be notified of crimes around the First Division by email and text. This important new service allows us to delivery timely crime alerts in the areas around your home or business. Just enter your address on the Division 1 crime map.

Neighborhood Watch - This program is a partnership between LMPD and the community to prevent crime. Neighborhood watches empower our citizens to work together to help reduce crime as well as watch for and report unusual activity around residences and businesses.

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