Rutledge Announces 13th Annual Arkansas Law Enforcement Summit
July 28, 2015
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced the 13th annual Arkansas Law Enforcement Summit will be Oct. 6 and 7. The event, which will be held at Camp Robinson in North Little Rock, was established to offer free training and educational opportunities for Arkansas’s law enforcement community.
For the first time in the event’s history, Rutledge is expanding the Summit to two days. A full schedule and list of speakers will be announced at a later date.
Oct. 6 will highlight the Attorney General’s Special Investigations Division and the Office’s law enforcement initiatives. The second day will feature high-caliber presentations from renowned presenters as well as the annual awards and recognition luncheon.
Rutledge is also accepting nominations for the 2015 Outstanding Law Enforcement Officers of the Year Awards.
These awards recognize one municipal, county or state law enforcement officer from each of the four congressional districts. The Attorney General will also select the overall Arkansas Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.
“As the chief law enforcement officer of the State, it is my honor to recognize the men and women who put their lives on the line daily to protect our communities,” said Attorney General Rutledge. “These awards acknowledge individuals who perform above and beyond in the line of duty, and I look forward to honoring these brave officers at this year’s Law Enforcement Summit.”
The award winners will be announced at the luncheon on Oct. 7.
Nominations must be received by Friday, Aug. 14. Nomination forms can be found here.
Registration for the Law Enforcement Summit is open and can be accessed at ArkansasAG.gov.