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2013 OUTSTANDING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS RECOGNIZED

October 09, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Bryant police officer injured while exchanging gunfire with a wanted fugitive was named Arkansas Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer of the Year today, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced.

Officer Scott Johnson was …   - Read More >


FORMER NURSING HOME WORKER CONVICTED FOR THEFT OF PILLS

October 08, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Saline County man accused of stealing a nursing home resident’s prescription painkillers has been convicted of obtaining drugs by fraud.

Jeremiah Rabon, 36, of Bryant …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL FILES SUIT AGAINST ONLINE PAYDAY LENDING OPERATION

October 01, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel filed a consumer-protection lawsuit today against entities accused of colluding to offer illegal payday loans to Arkansans while claiming to be affiliated with a Native American tribe in order …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL, OTHER AGS ASK FDA TO REGULATE E-CIGARETTES

September 24, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel and other attorneys general from across the country today urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to implement restrictions on the advertising of electronic cigarettes and to prohibit the …   - Read More >


FAULKNER COUNTY MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

September 24, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – A Faulkner County man arrested last year by agents from the Attorney General’s Office has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today.

Raymond Intervallo, 52, of Conway …   - Read More >


AUGUST 2013 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

September 19, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $388,655.68 in reparations to crime victims during August. Awards were made in 184 new cases. Additional expenses were …   - Read More >


LONOKE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS IN PRISON

September 18, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Lonoke County man arrested last year by agents from the Attorney General’s Office has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to child pornography …   - Read More >


U.S. CFPB DIRECTOR MEETS WITH ARKANSAS CONSUMER ADVOCATES, BANKERS

September 17, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – The head of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau heard first-hand about issues important to Arkansas consumer advocates and about the concerns of community bankers Monday during a visit to Little Rock, Attorney …   - Read More >


THREE ARRESTED FOR MEDICAID FRAUD

September 13, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that a Medicaid beneficiary and two of his associates have been arrested for allegedly conspiring to defraud the Arkansas Medicaid Program of nearly $17,000.

Robert Lee …   - Read More >


PERRY COUNTY WOMEN ACCUSED OF TAKING MONEY FROM NURSING HOME RESIDENTS

September 04, 2013


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that former employees of a Perry County nursing home have been arrested for multiple felony counts of exploitation for allegedly using residents’ personal funds to buy …   - Read More >