Distracted driving continues to be one of the leading causes of motor vehicle crashes across the nation’s roadways. The Arkansas State Police Highway Safety Office is working with state and local law enforcement agencies to encourage drivers to put down their phones while driving. Beginning …

On Friday, March 15 and continuing on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, in an apolitical reflection of remembrance, a team of runners will embark on a 150 mile run to honor Arkansas service members who have died while serving on active duty since September 11, 2001. The run begins in …

On Friday, March 15 and continuing on Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17, in an apolitical reflection of remembrance, a team of runners will embark on a 150 mile run to honor Arkansas service members who have died while serving on active duty since September 11, 2001. The run begins in …

Following the arrests of 44 people with ties to white supremacist groups in Russellville, including the New Aryan Empire, in October 2017, a second wave of arrests was announced on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 during a press conference held at the Russellville Police Department. The indictment…

The Russellville Police Department has positively identified human remains that were discovered on Sunday, January 13, 2019, as Ashley Denton Davis, 49 of Johnson County. Davis' cause of death is still unknown, pending further testing at the Arkansas State Crime Lab and at this time, the inv…

A Yell County community is included among the addresses of the four proposed marijuana dispensary locations that may be given licenses to legally open in Arkansas' Zone 4. Those locations include River Valley Dispensary LLC at 23788 West Highway 28 in Bluffton. Valentine Holdings at 9410 Rog…

Sergeant David Williams, 45, of Prairie County was promoted to the rank of lieutenant today during a regular monthly meeting of the Arkansas State Police Commission.  He will assume new duties as assistant commander of Arkansas State Police, Highway Patrol Division, Troop D, headquartered at…

Disclaimer: Information obtained from an Arkansas State Police fatal crash summary represents only the initial findings by an investigating law enforcement officer. The summaries are not considered official reports of a highway crash investigation, but merely a summary of preliminary informa…