First Division

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

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

First Division Map



Major Eric Johnson  Division Commander: Major Eric Johnson Bio / Email

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

Zone A - Lieutenant Robert Shadle -- Email
Zone B -  Lieutenant Todd Felty -- Email
Administrative - Lieutenant James Itschner -- Email
Downtown Area Patrol - Lieutenant Ron Heady -- Email


What We Offer:

Interactive Crime Mapping - You can now map crime in Louisville using our new interactive mapping tool. Just click here to view the 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. If you know your beat, click here to subscribe. Don't know which beat you live in?  Click here to enter your address and subscribe.

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.