Domestic Violence

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has made it a priority to raise awareness of domestic violence, sexual assault and dating violence and provide several resources to educate and assist Arkansans on this pressing issue.

General Rutledge hosts a domestic violence roundtable with Faulkner County Prosecutor Cody Hiland, college and university student services representatives, and law enforcement in Conway.

Laura’s Card

Laura’s Card is a resource card for law enforcement agencies, service providers, and victims that includes victims’ rights, crisis lines, contacts for shelters and law enforcement, and other information.

The Attorney General’s office has supplied cards to all 75 county sheriffs’ offices and hundreds of law enforcement agencies across the State.

General Rutledge announces the Attorney General’s office is producing Laura’s Card for law enforcement and advocacy organizations to distribute.

Laura’s Card Website includes crisis hotline numbers, contact information for Arkansas shelters, related Arkansas laws, and numerous resources for victims of domestic violence and other violent crimes.

Attorney General Rutledge speaks with Rachel Brand and Walmart Home Office associates in Domestic Violence Awareness Month.