ASP News Releases

STATE POLICE MAKES DONATION TO ARKANSAS FOOD BANK

July 28, 2015

   Arkansas State Troopers and the department’s civilian employees have received a letter of thanks from the Arkansas Food Bank following the successful donation of 964 pounds of non-perishable food which will be shared with less fortunate …   - Read More >


LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS STATEWIDE WATCHING FOR HOLIDAY IMPAIRED DRIVERS: FOURTH OF JULY- DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER

June 29, 2015

For additional information contact:
Arkansas State Police-Highway Safety Office

Ann Whitehead (501) 618-8133
ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov

 

(LITTLE ROCK) – The Fourth of July is a favorite holiday among Americans.  But with summer fun, …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

June 08, 2015

UPDATED INFORMATION - JUNE 10, 2015 

I-49 SHOOTING INCIDENT REMAINS ACTIVE STATE POLICE INVESTIGATION


  The Arkansas State Police is continuing its investigation of a Monday morning (June 8th) shooting incident along I-49 near …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE JOIN COLLEEN NICK IN RENEWED EFFORT TO BRING MORGAN HOME

June 05, 2015

Arkansas State Troopers Kyle Bost (left) and Stephen Lee at news conference today with Colleen Nick, mother of Morgan Nick who disppeared 20 years ago.

 

  The Arkansas State Police joined Governor Asa Hutchinson along with federal and …   - Read More >


“CLICK IT OR TICKET” STRICT STATEWIDE ENFORCEMENT OPERATION UNDERWAY - SEAT BELT USE CAN SAVE ARKANSAS LIVES

May 21, 2015

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
ANN WHITEHEAD
ARKANSAS STATE POLICE HIGHWAY SAFETY OFFICE
(501) 618-8133 - ANN.WHITEHEAD@ASP.ARKANSAS.GOV

  (LITTLE ROCK) – An observational survey conducted across Arkansas during 2014 indicates that one …   - Read More >


OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOITNG INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY IN LONOKE COUNTY

May 20, 2015

  The Arkansas State Police is investigating an officer involved shooting which occurred last night (May 19th) in Cabot.  The incident occurred as authorities of the Lonoke County Sheriff’s Department and Arkansas Department of Community …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE HONOR TOP TROOPER CORPORAL COLEMAN TROOPER OF THE YEAR - DEPARTMENT HONORS PRESENTED DURING ANNUAL CEREMONY

May 19, 2015

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Corporal Vic Coleman, a twenty-nine year veteran State Trooper assigned to the Highway Patrol Division, Troop A, Interstate Criminal Patrol Team was awarded the department’s Trooper of the Year Award (2014).

  The award was …   - Read More >


JOHNSON COUNTY DEPUTY KILLED CONFRONTING BURGLARY SUSPECT

May 15, 2015

  An eleven year veteran of the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department was shot and killed early today as he and other sheriff’s deputies were searching for a burglary suspect  fifteen miles east of Clarksville.  At approximately 1AM this …   - Read More >


GRANT COUNTY STAND-OFF ENDS IN ARREST

May 12, 2015

  Earlier today a request for assistance from the Grant County Sheriff’s Department was received by the Arkansas State Police.

  The initial information from sheriff’s deputies reported Donald C. Thomas Jr., 47, of the Clearwater Lake area …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPERS RESCUE TEENAGE VICTIM IN HUMAN TRAFFICKING OPERATION

May 04, 2015

  Arkansas State Troopers and civilian investigators of the State Police Crimes Against Children Division are being credited with locating and recovering a fifteen year old girl who had been sexually exploited while being held in a human …   - Read More >