ASP News Releases

STATEWIDE INITIATIVE LAUNCHED AGAINST DRUNK DRIVERS DURING UPCOMING HOLIDAY: “Driver Sober of Get Pulled Over”

August 17, 2015

   (LITTLE ROCK) – Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police and the Governor’s Highway Safety representative, today announced the Arkansas Highway Safety Office’s coordination of a statewide drunk driving prevention …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID ASSISTING HAZEN POLICE IN DRUG STORE ROBBERY

August 14, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are assisting Hazen Police officers in the investigation of an armed robbery that occurred earlier today at the Prescription Shoppe, located at 202 South Livermore. …   - Read More >


COMMISSION APPROVES DIRECTOR’S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROMOTION

August 13, 2015

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Two veteran Arkansas State Troopers were promoted to the rank of major today during a regular monthly meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.

  The division commander promotions and three others were presented to …   - Read More >


50 ARRESTS IN FIRST DAY OF “BLYND JUSTUS” MISSISSIPPI COUNTY SWEEP - SEVENTY DEFENDANTS FACING MULTIPLE DRUG AND GUN CHARGES

August 11, 2015

  BLYTHEVILLE — More than 150 Arkansas State Troopers were part of a major arrest operation in Mississippi County today joining with approximately 350 federal agents in the culmination of a two-year long investigation involving alleged drug …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE & LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES INVESTIGATE SUSPECTED DEATH OF ASHLEY COUNTY MAN

August 07, 2015

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are assisting Ashley and Drew County authorities investigating the apparent death of Sam Arnold Jr., 41, of Hamburg.

  A Monticello woman is being held in the Drew …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID INVESTIGATING LONOKE COUNTY SHOOTING INCIDENT

July 31, 2015

  The Arkansas State Police is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in England (Lonoke County) yesterday (July 30th) as federal, state and local law enforcement officers attempted to arrest a wanted fugitive.

  At approximately 5 …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID INVESTIGATE OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING IN MISSISSIPPI COUNTY

July 29, 2015

   At the request of Manila Police Department officials Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are continuing to investigate an overnight shooting incident in the Mississippi County community.

   Timothy …   - Read More >


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 >