Tagged: arkansas state police

Arkansas Prisons Chief Says Vacant Positions a Challenge

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/11/2017 3:40 pm

Arkansas' prison system is struggling with a high number of vacancies as the department tries to address a violent rash of incidents that have included attacks on guards by inmates, the state's correction chief told lawmakers Wednesday.

One Bad Doctor: Richard Johns Pill Mill Scheme Leads to Death of One, Ensnares Dozens

by Gwen Moritz 3/13/2017 12:00 am

By the end of this month, at least 52 people will have pleaded guilty to being a part of what prosecutors believe are the largest drug rings ever busted in both Lonoke and White counties, including the one bad doctor who was the indispensable element: Richard Duane Johns.

Heathcott Hopes CJRW Selected as Lottery's First Pick

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2016 12:00 am

The battle for an Arkansas Scholarship Lottery marketing contract worth more than $5 million a year is down to three Little Rock advertising finalists.

State Police Investigating Faulkner County Financial Filings

by Associated Press 6/25/2015 1:30 pm

Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland sought a review by state police, citing irregularities with filings of financial interest statements by county elected officials. The documents provide limited information on sources of income and holdings in the previous year for officials and their spouses.

Asa Hutchinson Taps Bill Bryant as State Police Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/3/2014 1:30 pm

Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson has announced Bill Bryant will serve as director of the Arkansas State Police.

Video: Highway Officials Hope To Open I-40 'Sometime Overnight' After Tractor-Trailer Accident at Crystal Hill

by Associated Press 3/7/2013 2:20 pm

Arkansas State Police officials say the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 40 in North Little Rock could be blocked for hours because of a crash and fire involving a tractor-trailer.

Arkansas Online Checkbook Shows Ad Spending

by Kate Knable 1/7/2013 12:00 am

The benefits of Transparency.Arkansas.gov, a website described more thoroughly in the story on Page 10, include a handy search feature that permitted Outtakes to track down and add up Arkansas’ recent spending on the advertising and marketing services of local ad agencies.

Arkansas State Police Sets New Policy for Troopers Providing College Football Security

by Associated Press 8/3/2012 11:06 am

Arkansas State Police has unveiled its first policy for troopers who provide security to college football teams.

State Trooper Royce Denney Fired, Appealing Termination Following Michael Dyer Traffic Stop

by Tre Baker 8/2/2012 3:32 pm

Royce Denney, the Arkansas State Trooper who pulled over running back Michael Dyer in March for speeding is appealing his employment termination that was issued July 27. Colonel J.R. Howard of the State Police gave three reasons for Royce Denney's "termination of employment", all directly related to the Michael Dyer stop in White County.

Video: Arkansas State Police Reviewing Officer Conduct In Michael Dyer Traffic Stop

by Chris Bahn 7/30/2012 10:55 am

Arkansas State Police confirm "a personnel matter associated with the investigation of Trooper Denney" in a traffic stop involving former Arkansas State University football player Michael Dyer. Here's video of the stop and the full statement from the Arkansas State Police.

Full Document: Capt. Lance King Statement on Bobby Petrino Motorcycle Crash

by Lance Turner 4/9/2012 5:14 pm

The Arkansas State Police has just released the narrative report from Capt. Lance King about the Bobby Petrino/Jessica Dorrell motorcycle accident. We've got the full document right here.

[Update] Razorbacks' Bobby Petrino Hospitalized, Expected To Make Recovery Following Motorcycle Accident

by Chris Bahn 4/2/2012 11:40 am

Arkansas Coach Bobby Petrino was transported to a Washington County hospital following a motorcycle accident Sunday evening. Arkansas State Police worked a one-vehicle accident involving Petrino off Highway 16 on Sunday night in Madison County.