posted: 06/19/2013 4:52 a.m.
A day after requesting a review of the parole history of an eight-time absconder recently charged in a Little Rock kidnapping and capital murder, Gov. Mike Beebe said that his office has received a lot of “good information” from state parole officials.
posted: 06/19/2013 4:46 a.m.
Pulaski County sheriff ’s narcotics investigators arrested four people Tuesday after authorities seized up to 200 marijuana plants from a southwest Little Rock storage facility, a spokesman said.
posted: 06/19/2013 12:55 a.m.
The prostitute connected with the charges against a Garland County marine patrol officer is a teenager who ran away from a Boston-area foster home last year, court documents revealed.
posted: 06/19/2013 12:01 a.m.
The two Little Rock teenagers who witnessed the slaying of 15-year-old Bobby Moore Jr. by a former police officer accused of manslaughter will have to answer limited questions from defense attorneys about their criminal histories, a Pulaski County circuit judge ruled Tuesday, reversing his previous rulings.
posted: 06/18/2013 5:27 p.m.
Police are searching for a suspect after three individuals were robbed on the campus at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock.
posted: 06/18/2013 4:22 a.m.
The last of three California men arrested in Arizona in connection with the November 2011 slaying of a Little Rock college student was sentenced to prison for 15 years on Monday.
posted: 06/18/2013 4:10 a.m.
Police: Man said he’d hang children Little Rock police used a shotgun to enter an apartment of a man who was threatening to hang his children, according to police reports.
posted: 06/18/2013 12:33 a.m.
Jury selection Monday in the manslaughter trial of a fired Little Rock police officer showed that about 40 percent of the 83 potential jurors claimed to be familiar with the accusations against the man.
posted: 06/18/2013 12:30 a.m.
After meeting with the head of the state’s parole and probation agency Monday morning, Gov. Mike Beebe’s office announced that state agencies will conduct a “thorough” review of their handling of an eight-time Arkansas parole absconder recently charged in a Little Rock murder.
posted: 06/17/2013 3:30 p.m.
Jury selection began today in the manslaughter trial of former Little Rock police officer Josh Hastings.
posted: 06/17/2013 11:19 a.m.
The Little Rock Police Department took reports of 14 burglaries and 11 robberies from Friday through Sunday.
posted: 06/17/2013 10:05 a.m.
The trial of a Little Rock police officer fired from the force and charged with manslaughter after fatally shooting a teenager is set to begin this week with jury selection starting Monday.
posted: 06/17/2013 3:53 a.m.
Conway police are investigating the city’s first homicide of the year after one man died and another was injured during an early Sunday morning shooting outside a Motel 6.
posted: 06/17/2013 12:16 a.m.
After 4 ½ years of parole violations and at least 10 felony charges, a murder charge triggered a hearing that will send Darrell Dennis back to prison.
posted: 06/16/2013 4:02 a.m.
A Texarkana police officer died Saturday morning after being hit by a vehicle the previous day.