ASP News Releases
TROOP COMMANDER PROMOTIONS IN FORT SMITH AND HOPE APPROVED; COMMISSION OK’S LIEUTENANT & SERGEANT PROMOTIONSOctober 13, 2016
Lieutenants Brady Gore and Jason Aaron were promoted to the rank of captain today during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission. Gore will assume command authority over Highway Patrol Division Troop G, headquartered at Hope and … - Read More >
STATE TROOPERS AMONG THOSE HONORED AT AG LAW ENFORCEMENT SUMMITOctober 05, 2016
Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge honored more than seventy law enforcement officers today for their service within the past. The awards were presented at the 14th Annual Law Enforcement Summit at Camp Robinson where approximately … - Read More >
STATE POLICE RECRUITS RECEIVE TROOPER COMMISSIONS IN GRADUATION CEREMONYSeptember 29, 2016
(LITTLE ROCK) – Thirty-two Arkansas State Police Trooper Recruits graduated tonight at the Arkansas State Capitol.
The class members initially reported for training on May 8, 2016 and accumulated more than one-thousand hours of classroom … - Read More >
LAW ENFORCEMENT TURNING TO VICTIM’S FRIENDS AND WITNESSES IN YEAR LONG MURDER INVESTIGATIONSeptember 21, 2016
It’s been one year since Keith Wilbert Jr. was murdered in the home where he and four roommates lived together in southwest Pine Bluff.
Wilbert, 21, was shot when as many as three individuals entered the home at 4302 Boone Street about 2:30 … - Read More >
CRACKDOWN CAMPAIGN AIMED AT DRUNK DRIVING SET TO BEGIN BEFORE LABOR DAYAugust 15, 2016
(LITTLE ROCK) – During the final days of summer leading up to the Labor Day weekend, Arkansas families and friends will come together for seasonal celebrations. It’s a dangerous time during this season as drunk drivers inevitably take … - Read More >
ARKANSAS POLICE OFFICERS AND DEPUTIES ON THE WATCH DURING JULY 4TH HOLIDAY; DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVERJune 24, 2016
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(LITTLE ROCK) – Every year Americans hit the road headed for destinations to celebrate the Fourth of July at picnics, … - Read More >
CID COMMANDER PROMOTION APPROVED BY ASPCMay 12, 2016
Lieutenant Mark Hollingsworth, 55, of Mountain Home, has been promoted to the rank of captain. Hollingsworth will assume the statewide administrative duties as commander of Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Company Field … - Read More >
TFC. BRANDON BENNETT NAMED TROOPER OF THE YEAR: CEREMONY HONORS OUTSTANDING SERVICE OF TROOPERS AND CIVILIAN STAFFMay 12, 2016
(LITTLE ROCK) – Trooper First Class Brandon Bennett, a seven year veteran Arkansas State Trooper, assigned to Highway Patrol Division Troop C (Mississippi County), has been awarded the department’s Trooper of the Year (2015).
The … - Read More >
“CLICK IT OR TICKET” CAMPAIGN SCHEDUED: ARKANSAS LAW ENFORCEMENT SETS TARGET AT ZERO TOLERANCEMay 12, 2016
(LITTLE ROCK) – Law enforcement agencies across Arkansas are once again preparing to step-up enforcement of the primary seat belt law. The “Click It or Ticket” enforcement operating plan covers a three week period beginning May 16th and … - Read More >
COMMANDER SELECTED FOR TROOP K DUTIES, STATE POLICE COMMISSIONERS APPROVE TWO OTHER PROMOTIONSApril 15, 2016
Lieutenant Ron Casey has been promoted to the rank of captain and will assume duties as commander of the department’s Arkansas State Police Highway Patrol Division, Troop K, headquartered at Hot Springs.
The recommendation for promotion … - Read More >