Eric Kemper was born and raised in Louisville’s south end and graduated from St. Xavier High School. His Law Enforcement career began in 1992 when he was hired by the Jefferson County Police Department as a cadet.
After graduating from the Police Academy, Eric as assigned to the Adam District, which included the east end of Jefferson County. Eric transferred to Charlie District, which included the areas of Fairdale and Okolona. Eric worked in the Police Property Room for several years before being transferred to the LMPD 7th Division. Eric retired from LMPD in 2014.
Eric was hired by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office in 2015 and left there to pursue a career with the Middletown Police Department.