Your Tip Could Save a Child From Sex Traffickers

A commuter in Skokie, Illinois thought the boy riding on her bus looked too young to be by himself. Her first thought was – that doesn’t look right. Should she call police? What if she was wrong? A customer leaving a Waffle House in St. Petersburg, Florida got a funny feeling about a young girl standing [...]

By |2019-02-13T10:34:46+00:00February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Your Tip Could Save a Child From Sex Traffickers

Help Police Identify Forgery Suspect

The Jonesboro Police need your help in identifying a forgery suspect. JPD Officers were dispatched to Casey's General Store, on January 26th, in reference to counterfeit money.  The manager stated in the report, she noticed a suspicious fifty dollar bill, while going through the overnight cash.  The watermark revealed the bill to be an altered five. Police are [...]

By |2019-02-07T14:56:17+00:00February 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Help Police Identify Forgery Suspect

JONESBORO POLICE INVESTIGATE AGGRAVATED ROBBERY OF DOLLAR GENERAL

Jonesboro Police Officers were dispatched around 7 p.m. to Dollar General, located on East Highland, in reference to an aggravated robbery.  The suspect is described as a light-skinned, black male with short curly red-ish hair brandishing a pistol. The suspect fled on foot eastbound from the store.   If anyone has any information regarding this [...]

By |2019-01-30T15:59:00+00:00January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JONESBORO POLICE INVESTIGATE AGGRAVATED ROBBERY OF DOLLAR GENERAL

JONESBORO POLICE RESPOND TO ROBBERY OF BUSINESS

Officers with The Jonesboro Police Department were called to David's Bridal located at 3009 East Highland Dr on Monday, December 17, 2018 at approximately 8:30 pm. Once on scene, responding officers were told that a robbery had just occurred. Witnesses present during the robbery explained to officers that a male subject had entered the store [...]

By |2019-01-25T13:12:41+00:00December 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JONESBORO POLICE RESPOND TO ROBBERY OF BUSINESS

JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPOND TO SHOOTING AND BARRICADED SUBJECT

On Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Officers with the Jonesboro Police Department received a call at approximately 3:00 pm regarding a subject that had been shot multiple times. Officers responded to the 600 block of Gladiolus Dr and located a 41 year old male victim who was removed from the scene to receive medical care. Responding [...]

By |2018-12-18T12:00:16+00:00December 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPOND TO SHOOTING AND BARRICADED SUBJECT

UPCOMING CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY SEAT CHECK-UP EVENT

The Jonesboro Police Department along side Arkansas State University Police Department and representatives from Arkansas Children's Hospital will be hosting a Child Passenger Safety Seat Check-up Event on Saturday, December 1st, 2018 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the parking lot next to the Arkansas State University Baseball Field which is located at 208 [...]

By |2018-12-18T11:57:43+00:00November 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on UPCOMING CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY SEAT CHECK-UP EVENT

Jonesboro Police Investigate Sunday Afternoon Shooting

Members of the Jonesboro Police Department responded to a residence in the 1400 Block of West Huntington Avenue in central Jonesboro on Sunday around 1:20 pm in regards to a shooting. The shooting left one injured and transported to a local Hospital and another jailed for charges of battery in the 1st degree. Officer arrived [...]

By |2018-12-18T11:59:30+00:00November 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Jonesboro Police Investigate Sunday Afternoon Shooting

JONESBORO POLICE BELIEVE SKIMMING DEVICE IS BEING USED

Detectives with the Jonesboro Police Department have reason to believe that a skimming device is being used at an unknown location in the city limits of Jonesboro. A skimming device is used to capture credit or debit card information. This process is done without the knowledge of the card holder and results in financial information [...]

By |2018-11-07T13:30:12+00:00November 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JONESBORO POLICE BELIEVE SKIMMING DEVICE IS BEING USED