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Topic - Arkansas State Police
The Arkansas State Police is the state police agency for Arkansas, which has jurisdiction anywhere in the state. It was created to protect the lives, property and constitutional rights of people in Arkansas. Unlike other simarily named state police organizations in the United States, the Arkansas State Police is more of a Department of Public Safety in that it is an umbrella organization than a general policing agency. The uniformed divisions is as a highway patrol not a general power police as the Arkansas constitution grants that authority to the various County Sheriff's and local police. - Source: Wikipedia
Arkansas State Police says a collision between a van and a Quitman school bus on a Cleburne County state highway has left a 54-year-old woman dead.
Authorities say one person in a van was killed when the vehicle collided with a school bus carrying students from the Quitman School District.
Strong thunderstorms pelted much of the Southern Plains with freezing rain and sleet on Sunday, slickening highways and prompting school closings across Arkansas and Oklahoma.
Arkansas State police say a person was killed when an SUV went off an icy Interstate 540 and rolled into a creek.
Arkansas State Police say a 2-year-old girl was killed when the vehicle she was riding in left the road and crashed into a tree.
Authorities have identified a body that was found in the Arkansas River in Pope County as that of a man who disappeared after apparently trying to swim away from Arkansas State Police during a traffic stop.
Authorities say a 75-year-old Polk County man was killed after his vehicle was struck on railroad tracks by an oncoming train.
Brinkley Police say Cotton Plant Mayor Ronnie Conley was arrested by Arkansas State Police for driving while intoxicated.
In Feb. 8-10 stories about the search for a woman who fell from an Arkansas bridge during bad weather, The Associated Press misidentified the river she fell into. It was the Red River, not the Little Red River.
Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found beneath Interstate 440 between downtown Little Rock and the city's airport.
Arkansas State Police say a 23-year-old Fayetteville man was killed when his motorcycle rear-ended a car and he was thrown from the vehicle.
Police and social scientists believe that while Arkansas residents are obtaining plenty of experience on icy roads this winter, a drop in the number of traffic accidents is likely due to motorists simply choosing to park their cars and wait for the bad weather to clear.
Investigators are trying to uncover the circumstances that led to the death of a 5-year-old boy who had been shot.
Snow, sleet and freezing rain pushed through Arkansas on Tuesday, creating treacherous roads, closing schools and leaving tens of thousands of people without electricity across the state.
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Arkansas newspapers: