ASP News Releases

COMMISSION APPROVES PROMOTION FOR NEW TROOP COMMANDER

December 13, 2018

  Lieutenant David Moore, 54, of Crittenden County has been promoted to the rank of captain.  He will assume new duties as commander of Arkansas State Police Highway Patrol Division, Troop D, headquartered at Forrest City.

 The …   - Read More >


ASP INVESTIGATING POPE COUNTY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

December 12, 2018

Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred at approximately 11:30 last night (Tuesday, December 11, 2018) in Conway County.

  An unidentified man …   - Read More >


SPECIAL YEAR-END SAFETY CAMPAIGN: ‚ÄúDRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER”

December 10, 2018

   Arkansas State Troopers will be joined by city and county law enforcement officers in the coming days in a unified effort to remove impaired drivers from local streets and roads as well as state and U.S. highways.  The special enforcement …   - Read More >


UPDATE: FATAL CHARTER BUS CRASH UNDER INVESTIGATION

December 03, 2018

UPDATE: AS OF 9:15 AM (CENTRAL)

  An initial statement from the driver of a charter bus that crashed earlier today indicates she lost control of the vehicle causing it to roll off Interstate 30 west of Benton (Arkansas) about 2:40 AM.  The …   - Read More >


COMMISSION APPROVES THREE RECOMMENDED PROMOTIONS

November 15, 2018

  Three state troopers were approved for promotions today based on recommendations presented to the Arkansas State Police Commission by Colonel Bill Bryant, state police director.

  Sergeant Chris Goodman, 43, of Pope County, was promoted to …   - Read More >


THANKSGIVING BEGINS WITH BUCKLING-UP FOR HOLIDAY TRAVEL

November 13, 2018

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

 

  (LITTLE ROCK) – The Arkansas State Police will be working alongside law enforcement agencies across the state during …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID MAKES ARREST IN MURDER FOR HIRE CASE

October 19, 2018

   Stephanie Rogers, 48, of Monticello was arrested yesterday (Thursday, October 18, 2018) by Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division.  She is charged with Conspiracy to Commit Capital Murder and …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE COMMISSION APPROVES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROMOTIONS

October 12, 2018

  The Arkansas State Police Commission approved the recommendations for promotions received today (Thursday, October 11, 2018) from Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police.

  Sergeant Matt Miller, 54, of Jonesboro, was …   - Read More >


ASP COMMISSION APPROVES SERGEANT PROMOTION

September 20, 2018

  The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendation received today from Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police, to promote Corporal Brandon Margis to the rank of Sergeant.

  Sergeant Margis, 32, of Hot …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE SERGEANT PROMOTIONS APPROVED

August 17, 2018

  Three Arkansas State Troopers were promoted to the rank of sergeant today during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.  The recommendations for promotion were presented to the commissioners by Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of …   - Read More >