Chris Cowan

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Service Record

Agency Louisville Kentucky Metro Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service Hired August 2006.[1] Ended 2017.[2]
Last Known Status Resigned.
Agency Shepherdsville Kentucky Police Department  
Rank Sergeant
Dates of Service Ended November 29, 2021.[2]
Last Known Status Resigned.[2]

Incident Reports

2014 Arrest for Domestic Violence

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On September 13, 2014, Cowan got into an argument with his girlfriend at a bar. The argument moved to the parking lot, where Cowan hit the woman with his car, bruising her leg.[2]

Department Response

Cowan was reassigned and had his police powers suspended.[3]

Legal Action

Cowan was charged with fourth-degree assault for domestic violence resulting in a minor injury.[3]

On September 17, 2014, Cowan pleaded not guilty.[4]

2021 Arrest for DUI

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On November 27, 2021, Cowan was seen running a red light, speeding, and hitting another vehicle. When police arrived, they reported that Cowan was having trouble standing, smelled of alcohol, had slurred speech and other signs of intoxication.[2]

On November 29, 2021, Cowan resigned.[2]

Department Response

Legal Action

Cowan was arrested and charged with second-degree Disorderly Conduct, first-degree Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence of Alcohol, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident.[2]