Ashland, KY. (September 14, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police Post in Ashland, KY received a new Post Commander on September 1, 2020.
Captain Jim Goble was a graduate of Cadet Class #82 in 2004. He was then assigned to Post 14, Ashland as a uniformed Trooper from 2004-2006. From 2006-2010 he was reassigned as a post detective where he remained until promoting to Sergeant.
Captain Goble, upon promotion remained assigned to Post 14 where he served the Ashland Post from 2010-2016 as Sergeant. In 2017 he was transferred to the Critical Incident Response Team, where he then was promoted to Lieutenant and stayed until 2019.
In 2019 Captain Goble was promoted to his current rank and was assigned as Commander of Post 8, Morehead. After a brief stay in Morehead, Captain Goble was able to return to his home Post of Ashland in 2020.