Authorities are investigating a shootout in Cabot, Ark., Tuesday night between law enforcement and a handcuffed parolee who was in the back of an officer's car. More Here.
Arkansas State Police said Sonny Smith, 42 and an 11-year veteran of the Johnson County (Ark.) Sheriff's Office, died after being shot about 2:30 a.m. about 15 miles east of Clarksville. More Here.
Crown Victorias and Dodge Chargers may be among the most typical makes and models of police cars used in the U.S. today. However, some departments have a handful of "sportier" cars, many of which are used in special ways.
Wildlife Officer Michael K. Neal of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission stopped a father and son duo from killing more people by ramming his truck into their vehicle. For his actions, he has been named the October 2010 Officer of the Month by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
Ellison then went to work, ramming the door with his shoulder. He repeatedly charged the door, slamming it as hard as his body could withstand.