ASP News Releases
GOODMAN PROMOTED TO CAPTAIN: WILL COMMAND HIGHWAY PATROL TROOP HFebruary 13, 2020
Lieutenant Chris Goodman, 44, of Sebastian County, has been promoted to the rank of captain. He will assume command duties of Highway Patrol Division, Troop H, headquartered at Fort Smith.
The promotion was approved today by the … - Read More >
STATE POLICE INVESTIGATION CONTINUING IN FORREST CITY WALMART SHOOTING INCIDENTFebruary 10, 2020 Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are continuing their work this afternoon to collect evidence and question witnesses in connection with a shooting incident that occurred at the Walmart Store located … - Read More >
GUNFIRE OUTSIDE UNION COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE LEAVES SUSPECT WOUNDEDFebruary 07, 2020
Emmett Maroney, 66, of Strong (Union County) sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound earlier today after he allegedly threatened to “kill cops” inside the Union County Sheriff’s Office.
Maroney was stopped by a sheriff’s … - Read More >
HUMAN REMAINS AND EVIDENCE IN MISSING PERSON CASE FOUND DURING PRAIRIE COUNTY INVESTIGATIONJanuary 25, 2020
Human remains that may be the body of a Cross County woman were recovered today from a crude grave site about nine miles north of Hazen.
The remains and other evidence were seized by Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal … - Read More >
NINE INJURED IN HOXIE SCHOOL BUS CRASHJanuary 21, 2020
Seven children who were onboard a Hoxie (Lawrence County) School bus were injured about 3:45 this afternoon (Tuesday, January 21) when a dump truck, traveling south along U.S. Highway 63, south of Hoxie, impacted the rear of the bus as it … - Read More >
MAN’S IDENTITY CONFIRMED AFTER LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDOFF & DEATHJanuary 21, 2020
Anthony Langley Jr., 24, of Russellville, has been identified as the individual who died earlier today during an exchange of gunfire with state and local law enforcement officers in Pope County earlier today.
The Arkansas State Police is … - Read More >
SERGEANT PROMOTION OK’D BY ASPC IN TROOP J HIGHWAY PATROLJanuary 09, 2020
Arkansas State Police Corporal Chase Melder was promoted today to the rank of sergeant. The Arkansas State Police Commission received and approved the recommendation for promotion from Colonel Bill Bryant, director of the state police, a … - Read More >