ASP News Releases

THREE STATE TROOPERS RECEIVE SERGEANT PROMOTIONS

September 12, 2019

  Three Arkansas State Troopers were promoted to the rank of sergeant today.  The promotions were approved during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.

  Each of the troopers had been recommended for promotion by Colonel Bill …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS STATE POLICE CID CALLED TO INVESTIGATE LOGAN COUNTY DEATH

September 04, 2019

   Booneville Police Department authorities have asked the Arkansas State Police to investigate the death of a woman found at a local residence earlier today.

   Local police responded to the home about 7:55 AM based on the report of a …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING LEE COUNTY HOMICIDE

September 01, 2019

  A disturbance outside a Lee County entertainment lounge earlier today (Sunday, September 1, 2019) ended in gunfire and the death of Tony O. Brown, 41, of Pine Bluff.

  The shooting occurred in the Haynes community, between Marianna and …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING, HOMICIDE IN PHILLIPS COUNTY

August 28, 2019

   The Arkansas State Police is investigating the death of three individuals after a double homicide and an officer involved shooting in Phillips County.

    Yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, August 27th) officers with the Helena-West Helena …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE STATEMENT ON SOCIAL MEDIA POSTINGS RELATED TO SCHOOL THREAT

August 25, 2019

  The Arkansas State Police has been in close contact in recent days with the Federal Bureau of Investigation attemping to identify the source of an alleged threat of gun violence at an undisclosed Arkansas school reportedly planned for later …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

August 22, 2019

  The Arkansas State Police is investigating the use of deadly force by state troopers last night at a residence off Arkansas Highway 9, south of Clinton in Van Buren County.


  William Lloyd Jones, 49, had barricaded himself inside a …   - Read More >


NEW NORTHWEST ARKANSAS DRIVER LICENSE TESTING SITE READIED FOR AUGUST 19TH OPENING: STATE POLICE BENTON COUNTY - LOWELL HEADQUARTERS NEARING COMPLETION

August 09, 2019

  Driver license testing locations in Benton and Washington Counties are about to change.

  Beginning Monday, August 19th, the new Arkansas State Police driver license testing office at 1120 West Monroe Avenue in Lowell will open.  Initially …   - Read More >


GRADUATING TROOPERS HEADED TO ASSIGNMENTS ACROSS ARKANSAS

July 18, 2019

  (LITTLE ROCK) - Thirty-six Arkansas State Police Trooper Recruits have graduated tonight and will arrive in the coming days at their new assignments within the department’s Highway Patrol Division.  The graduates are filling highway patrol …   - Read More >


“OBEY THE SIGN OR PAY THE FINE”:  ADDED LAW ENFORCEMENT PRESENCE AND ASSIGNMENTS AIMED AT STOPPING SPEEDERS

July 15, 2019

  (LITTLE ROCK) – Arkansas law enforcement officers will be working overtime shifts and regular patrols committed to the assignment of making state highways and streets safer by stopping drivers who don’t obey the speed limit.  The special …   - Read More >


JULY 4th HOLIDAY DRIVERS BEWARE: “DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER”

June 28, 2019

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

     

 (LITTLE ROCK) – Celebrating the Fourth of July typically means travel plans for Arkansans and others who will be …   - Read More >