ASP News Releases
ONE SUSPECT DEAD, SECOND IN CUSTODY, AFTER GUNFIRE AIMED AT STATE TROOPEROctober 17, 2019
The Arkansas State Police is continuing an investigation into a shooting incident involving a state trooper who shot a suspect who fired a pistol at the trooper following a motor vehicle crash earlier today. The investigation is being lead … - Read More >
HIGHWAY PATROL EASTERN REGION COMMANDER SELECTEDOctober 10, 2019
Captain Jason Aaron, 44, of Crawford County, has been selected to serve as commander of the Arkansas State Police Highway Patrol Division, Eastern Region. He will be promoted to the rank of major effective December 1, 2019. The … - Read More >
THREE STATE TROOPERS RECEIVE SERGEANT PROMOTIONSSeptember 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 DEATHSeptember 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 HOMICIDESeptember 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 COUNTYAugust 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 THREATAugust 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 SHOOTINGAugust 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 COMPLETIONAugust 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 ARKANSASJuly 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 >