ASP News Releases

SEAT BELTS: A TOP PRIORITY FOR ARKANSAS LAW ENFORCEMENT ON PATROL THIS THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

November 15, 2017

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

(LITTLE ROCK) - Traveling during the Thanksgiving holiday will be on the rise and more state troopers, county …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING MONTICELLO HOMICIDE

November 14, 2017

Arnold LaRon White Sr., 55, of Monticello has been arrested and is being held at the Drew County Detention Center on manslaughter charges in connection with a homicide investigation being lead by Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police …   - Read More >


STATE POLICE COMMISSIONERS APPROVE SERGEANT PROMOTIONS

November 09, 2017

    During a meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission today, commissioners approved the following recommendations for promotion presented for consideration by Colonel Bryant: 

    Corporal Bobby Clemence, 45, of Boone County, has been …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING CLARKSVILLE OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING

November 04, 2017

   Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred at approximately 6:36 this evening, (Saturday, November 04, 2017) in the city of Clarksville, Johnson …   - Read More >


BATESVILLE OFFICER INJURED IN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING; ASP INVESTIGATING

November 04, 2017

   The Batesville Police Department has asked for the assistance of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division after an officer involved shooting that occurred last night that left one of their own injured. 

    Around 7:40 PM …   - Read More >


THREE STATE POLICE PROMOTIONS APPROVED BY ASP COMMISSION

October 12, 2017

  The Arkansas State Police Commission today approved three recommendations for promotion presented for consideration by Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police.

  Sergeant Michael Moyer, 42, of Faulkner County, was …   - Read More >


CONWAY COUNTY DEATH UNDER INVESTIGATION

October 08, 2017

  Officials of the Conway County Sheriff’s Department have asked the Arkansas State Police to conduct an investigation involving an in-custody death that occurred Sunday, October 8, 2017.

  During the 4 AM hour sheriff’s deputies responded …   - Read More >


ARKANSAS PHARMACISTS READY WITH NALOXONE PROTOCOL; STATE TROOPERS EQUIPPED & TRAINED TO ADMINISTER NARCAN

September 11, 2017

  The Arkansas State Police recently distributed to each trooper two doses of Narcan that can be used as any trooper encounters a victim of an opioid overdose.  Now, the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy and the Arkansas Pharmacists …   - Read More >


STATE TROOPERS PREPARING FOR CHALLENGE OF WEEKDAY RAZORBACK GAME TRAFFIC

August 29, 2017

Arkansas State Troopers are preparing to meet the traffic challenges of a weekday Razorback football game at War Memorial Stadium located in central Little Rock this week.

  Beginning at 3 PM Thursday (August 31st) troopers will implement …   - Read More >


POLICE OFFICER AND BYSTANDER WOUNDED IN OVERNIGHT SHOOTING; SUSPECT DEAD

August 26, 2017

   Michael Malik Kawon Lee, 18, of Little Rock was fatally shot by a Pine Bluff Police Officer earlier today following a disturbance and fight that left one police officer and a bystander wounded by gunfire.

   Pine Bluff Police and Kyle …   - Read More >