ASP News Releases

STATE POLICE CID ASKED TO ASSIST HOWARD COUNTY DEPUTIES IN MURDER PROBE

July 10, 2020

 The Arkansas State Police is searching for a murder suspect who is believed to have shot a killed a Howard County woman this morning.  The state police Criminal Investigation Division is coordinating the crime scene investigation while …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE CID CALLED TO JOIN MULTI-JURISDICTION PROBE OF DREW COUNTY SHOOTING & HOMICIDE

July 10, 2020

A 64-year-old Dermott woman, Carolyn Hayes, was wounded earlier today outside 925 Skipper Bridge Road, in Dermott.  Her son, Johnny Hayes, 49, was shot and killed.

 
   Dermott police received a telephone call about 12:22 AM reporting the …   - Read More >


CRACK DOWN ON SPEEDERS PART OF STATEWIDE TRAFFIC SAFETY BLITZ “OBEY THE SIGN OR PAY THE FINE”

July 10, 2020

Additional Information Contact:
Bridget White - Highway Safety Office
(501) 618-8356  -  bridget.white@asp.arkansas.gov 

 

 (LITTLE ROCK) – Law enforcement officers across Arkansas are set to begin a week-long concerted speed enforcement …   - Read More >


ALEXANDER OFFICER SURRENDERS TO STATE POLICE SPECIAL AGENTS

July 09, 2020

Calvin Salyers, 33, of Alexander, an officer of the Alexander Police Department, surrendered to Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division yesterday (Wednesday, July 8th) and was formally served with an arrest …   - Read More >


BLACKMON DEAD; APPARENT SUICIDE - TEXAS AUTHORITIES INVESTIGATING

July 02, 2020

   Texas law enforcement authorities notified Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division shortly after 6 PM tonight that Lavern Blackmon of Conway (Arkansas) is dead.  Preliminarily authorities in Conroe, …   - Read More >


DESHA COUNTY SUSPECT ON THE RUN; BLACKMON WANTED IN MURDER OF EX-WIFE

July 02, 2020

Arkansas State Police and law enforcement agencies across the state and region are following new investigative leads in the search for a murder suspect who is believed to be armed and dangerous.
 
   Lavern Blackmon, 57, of Conway was last …   - Read More >


FAULKNER COUNTY MAN WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH SOUTH ARKANSAS MURDER

June 30, 2020

  Lavern Blackmon, 57, of Conway is wanted in connection with the abduction and murder of a Desha County woman.

  Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division were requested yesterday (Monday, June 29th) to …   - Read More >


SUSPECT DEAD FOLLOWING CARJACKING AND ASSAULT ON HIGHWAY POLICE OFFICER

June 28, 2020

   Aloysius Keaton, 58, of Little Rock died last night at a Little Rock hospital.  An Arkansas State Trooper shot Keaton yesterday (Saturday, June 27th), about 7:08 PM, after Keaton stabbed an Arkansas Department of Transportation, Highway …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPER SHOOTS SUSPECT AFTER ASSAULT ON HIGHWAY POLICE OFFICER

June 27, 2020

  The Arkansas State Police is investigating an officer involved shooting incident, that left an officer of the Arkansas Highway Police and a suspect wounded.  A state trooper, pursuant to Arkansas State Police policy and procedure, is on …   - Read More >


KEEP YOUR FREEDOM THIS INDEPENDENCE HOLIDAY: STAY OUT OF JAIL – DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER

June 25, 2020

 

Additional Information Contact:
Arkansas State Police – Highway Safety Office
Bridget White - (501) 618-8356 - bridget.white@asp.arkansas.gov

 

   (LITTLE ROCK) – As Arkansans prepare for the approaching July 4th Independence Day holiday …   - Read More >