The City of Fayetteville has a new police chief. Mike Reynolds met with reporters yesterday following the mayor's annoucement appointing him to the position, which had previously been held by Greg Tabor who retired earlier this month.
In a new report, the Arkansas Justice Collective, a nonprofit law firm and advocacy group, claims Fayetteville law officials are not complying with a 2008 city ordinance that makes misdemeanor possession of marijuana a low enforcement priority.
Charlie, a silver lab pup, is being trained by handler, UAPD Ofc. Reilly Thurow, in explosives surveillance, while K9 colleague, Faye, a golden retrieiver pup, is undergoing training in community outreach, the first such role on the force.
The Rogers School District is starting off the new school year with a new emergency radio system that will put staff at all the schools in direct contact with 911 dispatch, as well as the police and fire departments.