Kentucky State Police Promote Local Captain

Posted On February 16, 2016

By Travis Thayer


(Left to right): Jonathan Grate, deputy secretary, Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, Kentucky State Police Capt. Richard P. Saint-Blancard,  and KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer. Photo provided.

(Petersburg, Ky.) – A local Kentucky State Police Captain has received a promotion.

Richard P. Saint-Blancard received his promotion certificate from Jonathan Grate, deputy secretary, Justice and Public Safety Cabinet and KSP Commissioner Rodney Brewer on February 12 at a ceremony in Frankfort.

Saint-Blancard, a Petersburg resident and 10 ½ year veteran of the agency, has been assigned to the KSP Central Forensic Laboratory in Frankfort as commander.

He is a 1984 graduate of Western Illinois University and a 2002 graduate of Alliant International University.

He is the son of Nora Saint-Blancard of Burlington, Kentucky.