ASP News Releases

STATE TROOPER WOUNDED DURING HOT SPRING COUNTY TRAFFIC STOP

April 02, 2018

  Arkansas State Trooper Kyle Sheldon was wounded Sunday night (April 1, 2018) when he was shot during a traffic stop at U.S. Highway 270 near Interstate 30 in Rockport (Hot Spring County).  Trooper Sheldon was transported to a Hot Springs …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE COMMISSION OK’S DIRECTOR’S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROMOTION

March 15, 2018

  The Arkansas State Police Commission has approved the recommendations of Colonel Bill Bryant to promote six veteran state troopers.  The promotions occurred today during a regular monthly meeting of the commissioners.

  Lieutenant Barry …   - Read More >


ASP INVESTIGATING DEADLY SHOOTING IN STUTTGART

March 06, 2018

Special Agents with the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division have been requested to assist the Stuttgart Police Department in the investigation of a deadly shooting that occurred at approximately 7:30 yesterday evening …   - Read More >


ASP REQUESTED IN INVESTIGATION OF LONOKE COUNTY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

February 15, 2018

   A Lonoke County woman was wounded late yesterday evening (February 14, 2018) after she reportedly fired a gun at local law enforcement officers who had responded to a call of shots being fired at 420 E. Holly Street.

   When Lonoke County …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE COMMISSION APPROVES DIRECTOR’S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROMOTIONS

February 01, 2018

    Sergeant Jeff Whitlock, 42, of Little Rock was promoted to the rank of lieutenant today during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.

   Three recommendations for promotions were presented to the commission for consideration …   - Read More >


BENTON COUNTY MAN WOUNDED IN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

January 20, 2018

A Benton County man was wounded this afternoon (Saturday, January 20, 2018) after he reportedly pointed a gun at local law enforcement officers who had responded to a disturbance call in Gravette at 407 2nd Avenue, Southeast.

Benton County …   - Read More >


NEW DIVISION COMMANDERS AND ASSISTANT TROOP COMMANDER NAMED IN STATE POLICE COMMISSION MEETING

January 11, 2018

  Captains Jeffrey Drew and Charles Hubbard were promoted to the rank of major today during a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.  The promotions were presented to the commission for consideration by Colonel Bill Bryant, Director …   - Read More >


HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY IN MONTICELLO

January 05, 2018

    The Arkansas State Police has been requested to assist in the investigation of a homicide reported last night (Thursday, January 4, 2018) by Monticello Police Officers.  Special Agents of the state police Criminal Investigation Division …   - Read More >


BRINKLEY SHOOTING LEAVES ONE DEAD, THREE WOUNDED

January 04, 2018

   Special Agents with the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division, along with officers of the Brinkley Police Department, are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred at approximately 7:15 AM today.

   Brinkley officers …   - Read More >


DEATH INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY IN OZARK FOLLOWING OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

January 03, 2018

    A domestic disturbance call to 1004 West School Street in Ozark (Franklin County) has ended in an officer involved shooting.  Ozark Police received the call for help and dispatched an officer to the home around 10:19 PM last night …   - Read More >