posted: 05/23/2015 3:54 a.m.
An Arkansas State Police corporal who gave Josh Duggar "a very stern talk" in 2003 about the teen's improper sexual conduct started the clock on the time limit for filing any charges, according to police records and Arkansas law.
posted: 05/08/2015 2:44 a.m.
A 15-year-old girl sexually exploited by a human-trafficking ring spent five days locked up in a juvenile-detention center because Arkansas State Police investigators pressed prostitution charges against her, an agency spokesman confirmed Thursday.
posted: 05/05/2015 2:36 a.m.
The FBI has begun a criminal investigation into human trafficking in Arkansas after the arrest of a Wynne woman and the rescue of a 15-year-old girl who had been forced into prostitution, state and federal authorities said Monday.
posted: 04/09/2015 3:20 a.m.
A federal grand jury indicted a Helena-West Helena man Wednesday who authorities say illegally possessed two handguns, one of which was stolen.
updated: 03/28/2015 2:54 a.m.
The state's Youth Services Division announced Friday that it will begin sending young offenders back to a juvenile lockup in Danville because the facility has addressed several problems discovered last fall, including that guards used restraints and pepper spray as punishment.
posted: 03/26/2015 3:29 a.m.
A bill that would require reporting all sudden infant deaths and other unexpected child fatalities to the state child abuse hotline passed in an Arkansas House committee Wednesday.
posted: 03/26/2015 1 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK -- A bill requiring all sudden infant deaths and other unexpected child fatalities be reported to the state child abuse hotline passed a House committee Wednesday.
updated: 03/20/2015 11:20 p.m.
North Little Rock High School head football Coach Brad Bolding has formally requested a hearing before the School Board to contest his firing, the second such appeal he's made since January.
posted: 03/20/2015 10:42 a.m.
North Little Rock High School head football coach Brad Bolding has filed a letter of appeal contesting his firing and requesting a hearing before the school board, according to a copy of the letter obtained Friday.
posted: 03/13/2015 2:43 a.m.
North Little Rock High School head football Coach Brad Bolding filed a complaint Thursday with the Arkansas Department of Education accusing four school district administrators of breaching the state's ethics code for teachers.
posted: 03/12/2015 3:50 a.m.
A nonprofit booster club has raised new concerns over a $7,500 taxpayer grant awarded to the North Little Rock School District to pay for practice clothing for the high school football team.
posted: 02/27/2015 2:44 a.m.
A new termination letter from the North Little Rock School District accuses high school football coach Brad Bolding of failing to follow district rules involving nearly $140,000 in purchases made between late August 2013 and this January.
posted: 02/27/2015 2:30 a.m.
Arkansas' high school sports governing body has turned down an appeal of the North Little Rock School District's voluntary reporting of a rules violation that led to the forfeiture of a state basketball championship and more than 30 games.
posted: 02/26/2015 3:46 a.m.
A nonprofit booster organization paid for about $7,500 worth of athletic apparel that the North Little Rock School District received state grant money to purchase, and now the boosters and the state are wondering where the grant money went.
posted: 02/26/2015 3:36 a.m.
North Little Rock School District officials said late Wednesday that they were sending a second termination notice to high school head football coach Brad Bolding that will include new information that's surfaced over the past few weeks.