The Glasgow Police Department says Officer Howard Garrison has been placed on administrative leave with pay.
Police say he will be on leave until investigations by both KSP and Internal Affairs are complete.
Garrison was arrested on Friday after an alleged assault.
A Glasgow Police Officer is facing a domestic violence charge after being arrested.
Kentucky State Police said they received a call Friday just after 11 PM from Glasgow Police Chief Guy Turcotte asking them to investigate an incident involving, Glasgow Police Officer Howard Garrison.
Shortly after arriving on the scene, Garrison was arrested and charged with Assault fourth degree, Domestic Violence with minor injury.
Garrison was held at the Barren County Jail for a short time before eventually being released.