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OCTOBER 2013 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

November 25, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $376,574.25 to victims of crime in October. Awards were made in 186 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 19 …   - Read More >


STATEMENT FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

November 18, 2013

LITTLE ROCK -- Attorney General Dustin McDaniel released the following statement this evening after attorneys for the State, the Little Rock School District, North Little Rock School District, Pulaski County School District, Joshua …   - Read More >


MCDANIEL ESTABLISHES TASK FORCE FOR PREVENTION OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING

November 06, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that he has established a statewide task force to focus on preventing human trafficking and raising awareness about the issue.

McDaniel announced the creation of the Attorney …   - Read More >


CYBER CRIMES UNIT ARRESTS PULASKI COUNTY MAN

November 05, 2013

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

David Raymond West, 68, of Jacksonville was …   - Read More >


ATTORNEY GENERAL ANNOUNCES TWO ARRESTS

October 28, 2013


LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that health-care workers in Baxter County and Crittenden County were arrested last week following separate investigations by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control …   - Read More >


SEPTEMBER 2013 CRIME VICTIM REPARATIONS ANNOUNCED

October 21, 2013

LITTLE ROCK – Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $411,018.15 in reparations during September. Awards were made in 204 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 30 …   - Read More >


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 >