2012 News Release Archives

STATE POLICE COMMISSION APPROVES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROMOTIONS

December 13, 2012

(LITTLE ROCK) – The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendations of Colonel Stan Witt, State Police Director, to promote nine State Troopers to fill supervisory positions within three of the department’s four divisions. …  - Read More >


HOLIDAY ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN TO IDENTIFY AND ARREST DRUNK DRIVERS

December 10, 2012

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Ann Whitehead - (501) 618-8133 ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov Law enforcement agencies across the state are preparing to provide additional protection for travelers along Arkansas roadways this holiday season. …  - Read More >


CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DIVISION GETS NEW COMMANDER - COMMISSION APPROVES PROMOTIONS

November 16, 2012

(LITTLE ROCK) – The Arkansas State Police Commission approved a recommendation received today from Colonel Stan Witt, State Police Director, to promote Captain Henry La Mar to the rank of major and serve as commander of the department’s …  - Read More >


BUCKLE UP FOR THANKSGIVING TRAVEL:  Law enforcement urges Arkansas motorists to “click it, day and n

November 15, 2012

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Whitehead - Arkansas State Police Highway Safety Office Phone: (501) 618-8133 email: ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov (LITTLE ROCK) - The Thanksgiving holiday period is one of the busiest for Arkansas …  - Read More >


COMMANDERS PROMOTED IN THREE STATE POLICE TROOPS

October 11, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) – The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendations of Colonel Stan Witt, Director of the State Police, to promote three Highway Patrol Division lieutenants to the rank of captain. The new captains were …  - Read More >

ARKANSAS LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS ON ALERT DURING LABOR DAY TRAVEL PERIOD PRIORITIES DIRECTED TO DWI

August 16, 2012 For more information contact: Ann Whitehead 501-618-8133 ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov (LITTLE ROCK) – Law enforcement officers are urging Arkansas travelers to exercise safety on the state’s highways, city streets and county …  - Read More >

DIVISION COMMANDERS AND POST SUPERVISOR PROMOTIONS APPROVED

August 08, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) - The Arkansas State Police Commission approved the recommendations of Colonel JR Howard, Director of the State Police, to promote three State Troopers today. The promotions were considered by the commission during a regularly …  - Read More >

THREE STATE POLICE PROMOTIONS APPROVED BY COMMISSION

July 27, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) - The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendations of Colonel JR Howard, Director of the State Police, to promote two commanders to the rank of captain and promote a Trooper First Class to the rank of …  - Read More >

STATE POLICE ASSIGN 29 NEW TROOPERS TO HIGHWAY PATROL DUTIES ACROSS ARKANSAS

June 28, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) – Twenty-nine Arkansas State Police Trooper Recruits graduated tonight during ceremonies at the Arkansas State Capitol. The recruits received the Oath of State Trooper Commission from the Honorable Harold Erwin, of Newport, …  - Read More >

TRAFFIC SAFETY CAMPAIGNS AIMED AT IMPAIRED DRIVING & SPEEDING

June 26, 2012 STATEWIDE LAW ENFORCEMENT INITIATIVES SET FOR 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY TRAVEL PERIOD FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Whitehead (501) …  - Read More >

TWO STATE POLICE PROMOTIONS OK’D BY COMMISSION

June 14, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) - The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendations of Colonel JR Howard, Director of the State Police, to promote two State Troopers to fill assistant command positions. The recommendations were considered …  - Read More >

STATE POLICE TROOPERS AND CIVILIAN RECEIVE TOP HONORS IN ANNUAL CEREMONY

May 22, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) – Two Arkansas State Troopers and a civilian staff member were recognized today with awards presented during the annual Arkansas State Police Awards Ceremony. State Troopers Chris Goodman and Philip Hydron were awarded …  - Read More >

ENFORCEMENT IS KEY TO CHANGE MOTORIST HABITS - CLICK IT OR TICKET, DAY AND NIGHT AIMED AT SEAT BELT

May 17, 2012 (LITTLE ROCK) – Motorists who choose not to use seat belts may want to take notice. The seat belt enforcement mobilization effort known as Click It or Ticket begins next Monday (May 21st) and will involve law enforcement officers …  - Read More >

STATE POLICE COMMISSION APPROVES DIRECTOR’S RECOMMENDATION FOR TWO PROMOTIONS

May 10, 2012 Two veteran Arkansas State Troopers were promoted today during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission. Both promotional candidates were recommended for promotion to the commission by Colonel JR Howard, Director of the …  - Read More >

Zero Tolerance for Underage Drinking and Driving: IMPAIRED DRIVING CAMPAIGN AIMED TOWARD ARKANSAS TE

March 04, 2012 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Whitehead – (501) 618-8133 ann.whitehead@asp.arkansas.gov LITTLE ROCK – Beginning this week the Arkansas State Police Highway Safety Office will join state, county and city law enforcement agencies …  - Read More >