Lawrenceburg resident Trooper Cassandra Mullins, center, received a Citation for Bravery from Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer, left, and Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Sec. J. Michael Brown, right, in Frankfort May 14. A 5-year veteran of the agency, Mullins is a detective assigned to the KSP Electronic Crime Branch in Frankfort. The citation is a result of a 2010 incident in Floyd County involving an armed subject holding a hostage. A native of Hindman, Mullins is a 2001 graduate of Knott County Central High School and a 2005 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University. She is the daughter of Bill and Donna Kirby of Hindman.