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CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS BENTON COUNTY MAN

June 30, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that agents from the Attorney General’s Office have arrested a Benton County man for possession of child pornography.

Jammie Albert Tucker, 46, of Cave Springs was arrested …   - Read More >


SALINE COUNTY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR THEFT OF MEDICATION

June 27, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – A Saline County woman accused of stealing prescription narcotics intended for residents at the healthcare facility where she worked was arrested today following an investigation by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control …   - Read More >


MAY 2014 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

June 26, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $303,669.16 to victims of crime in May. Awards were made in 179 new cases, with additional expenses paid in 14 previously …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL SUES CHIROPRACTIC “RUNNERS”

June 23, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against a Pulaski County man, the businesses he owns and his employees for deceptively marketing chiropractic services to consumers involved in …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST CHIROPRACTIC “RUNNERS”

June 23, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against a Pulaski County man, the businesses he owns and his employees for deceptively marketing chiropractic services to consumers involved in …   - Read More >


$550 MILLION JOINT STATE-FEDERAL SETTLEMENT REACHED WITH SUNTRUST MORTGAGE INC.

June 17, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas, other states and the federal government have reached an agreement with SunTrust Mortgage Inc. to settle allegations of misconduct by the mortgage lender and …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL HIGHLIGHTS EFFORTS TO PREVENT METAL THEFT

June 10, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel presented an award to the North Little Rock Police Department for its outstanding work to investigate metal theft at a news conference today to highlight the importance of law enforcement efforts …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST ONLINE PAYDAY LENDERS

June 09, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against three online payday lending companies and their owners accused of illegally providing loans with interest as high as 782 percent to Arkansas …   - Read More >


SALINE COUNTY MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE

May 30, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Agents from the Attorney General’s Office arrested a Saline County man today on two counts of rape, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Don Michael Cox, 32, of Bauxite is accused of raping a juvenile female in 2010. Cox …   - Read More >


“ARKANSANS FIGHTING FRAUD” SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 3

May 22, 2014

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Attorney General’s Office and other agencies will host a free lunch-and-learn workshop on June 3 for Arkansas residents who want to know how to better protect themselves …   - Read More >