Congratulations are given to two River Valley law enforcement officers who were named Officer’s of the Year by Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge.

On Tuesday, October 1, 2019, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge recognized one outstanding law enforcement officer from each county in addition to the statewide and regional award winners during the 2019 Law Enforcement Summit that was held at the Benton Event Center.

Pope County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Thomas Gibson was named the 2019 Arkansas Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Officer of the Year for Pope County and Captain Mark Frost of the Dardanelle Police Department was chosen as the Yell County Officer of the Year.

These officers have worked hard to earn the prestigious honors and we  congratulate both of them for receiving the awards.