ASP News Releases

STATE POLICE SPECIAL AGENT PROMOTED TO SERGEANT

April 09, 2015

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Arkansas State Police Special Agent Scott Russell has been promoted to the rank of sergeant assigned to the department’s Criminal Investigation Division, Company A.

  Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State …   - Read More >


STEPPED-UP STATEWIDE ENFORCEMENT PLAN AIMED AT DRIVERS VIOLATING TEXTING LAW

April 09, 2015

Additional Information Contact:
Highway Safety Office – Ann Whitehead
(501) 618-8133 – ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov

  (LITTLE ROCK) – State Troopers and local law enforcement officers will be watching more closely in the coming days for …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPERS SEIZE RECORD QUANTITY OF METHAMPHETAMINE

April 02, 2015

  Arkansas State Troopers have seized a record amount of methamphetamine during an arrest along Interstate 40 earlier this week.  Troopers discovered 276 pounds of methamphetamine valued at an estimated $10-million dollars (retail/street …   - Read More >


PROMOTION APPROVED BY STATE POLICE COMMISSION TO FILL COMMANDER SLOT AT HIGHWAY PATROL - TROOP F

March 12, 2015

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Lieutenant Charles Hubbard has received the approval of the Arkansas State Police Commission to be promoted to the rank of captain and assume duties as a Highway Patrol, Troop F commander.  The recommendation of promotion …   - Read More >


ARRESTS MADE IN ATTACK ON CLARK COUNTY JAIL PRISONER

February 13, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division have arrested two Clark County Jail employees who are charged with Battery (2nd degree).

  William D. Sayre, 25, of Nashville and Robert L. Williams, 28, of …   - Read More >


THIRD SUSPECT IN CLARK COUNTY CONVENIENCE STORE ROBBERY – HOMICIDE ARRESTED AT LITTLE ROCK MOTEL

February 01, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police and U.S. Marshals have arrested the third suspect wanted in connection with the murder of an Arkadelphia convenience store clerk.

  Craig Allen Wade, 24, of Pine Bluff was taken into custody …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPER RECRUIT APPLICANTS NEEDED: SCREENING PROCESS UNDERWAY FOR MAY 2015 TROOP SCHOOL

January 30, 2015

  State Police Recruiters have begun a search for qualified applicants who want to become Arkansas State Troopers.

  The recruiters are encouraging applicants to submit their medical assessment waiver and initial contact form as soon as …   - Read More >


TWO SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH CLARK COUNTY STORE ROBBERY – MURDER

January 29, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division arrested two Pine Bluff men today (Thursday, January 29th) in connection with the robbery and murder inside an Arkadelphia (Caddo Valley area) store early Sunday …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID INVESTIGATING PERRY COUNTY HOMICIDE

January 29, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are investigating a shooting incident that occurred in Perry County last night that claimed the life of William J. Bates, 31, of Perryville.

  The shooting …   - Read More >


CLARK COUNTY STORE ROBBERY LEAVES ONE DEAD: STATE POLICE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES SEEKING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE TO IDENTIFY SUSPECTS

January 25, 2015

  An Arkadelphia man is dead following an early morning robbery at Jordan’s Kwick Stop Shell, located at 180 Valley Street in Arkadelphia (Caddo Valley area).

  Christopher D. Brown, 24, of 290 Frost Road, Arkadelphia was working as a store …   - Read More >