ASP News Releases

STATE POLICE SEEKING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN NEVADA COUNTY HIT AND RUN FATALITY

February 01, 2016

  Arkansas State Troopers are asking for the assistance of anyone who may have information relating to a Nevada County pedestrian hit and run that left a Nevada County man dead.

  The body of James Matthew Langston, 23, of Rosston was …   - Read More >


STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES MAKE MONROE COUNTY ARRESTS

January 29, 2016

  An eighteen month undercover operation resulted in the arrest of fifteen felony suspects residing in Monroe County today.  All of the charges stem from law enforcement undercover purchases of illegal narcotics.

  The arrests were made by …   - Read More >


DRUG TAKE-BACK BOX ADDED TO ATTORNEY GENERAL MOBILE OFFICE

January 27, 2016

  Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today said that she is expanding the services offered at Attorney General Mobile Offices to include Prescription Drug Take Back boxes.  Rutledge made the announcement at the Central Arkansas …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPER CHARGED IN ASSAULT CASE INVOLVING WEST MEMPHIS JUVENILE

January 21, 2016

  Arkansas State Trooper Sammy D. Koons, 47, of West Memphis, reported to State Police Troop D Headquarters at Forrest City today where special agents of the Criminal Investigation Division issued him a misdemeanor citation for assault in the …   - Read More >


FOUR STATE TROOPERS RECOMMENDED FOR PROMOTION TO RANK OF SERGEANT

January 14, 2016

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Four Arkansas State Troopers were recommended for promotion today during a regular monthly meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.  The recommendations were presented by Colonel William J. Bryant, Director of the …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS STATE TROOPERS ARE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR RECRUITS: TROOP SCHOOL CLASS SET FOR MAY 2016

January 12, 2016

  Arkansas 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 …   - Read More >


TWO KILLED AND ONE WOUNDED AT MONTICELLO - STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING WITH LOCAL AUTHORITIES

January 10, 2016

  Monticello Police received a telephone call this morning (Sunday, January 10th) reporting a homicide at 120 South Chester Street.

  Local police officers were dispatched about 6:20 AM where they found Jeremiah Jones, 37, dead inside a car …   - Read More >


GOVERNOR DECLARES JANUARY 9TH AS LAW ENFORCEMENT APPRECIATION DAY

January 07, 2016

  Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has proclaimed January 9, 2016 as Arkansas Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.

  The proclamation (click here for copy of the proclamation) states, “It should be recognized that these brave men and women face …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY IN ASHLEY COUNTY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

January 01, 2016

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are preparing a use of deadly force investigative report for the Ashely County Prosecuting Attorney.

  The investigation arises out of a Thursday morning (December …   - Read More >