I wanted to share a conversation I had with a local friend today because of the news we heard yesterday about men busting in the home of an elderly couple, committing assault and locking them in the bathroom while they stole from their home.
There have been a few instances recently where people knock on the door of a residence loudly, like there's some…Continue
On Tuesday, August 5th, neighborhoods throughout Benton are being invited to join forces together for the Annual National Night Out (NNO) crime and drug prevention event. This is the first NNO event hosted in Benton this year with others planned later this fall due to some of the groups not wishing to…Continue
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The Arkansas Crime Information Center (ACIC) reports that the sex offender listed below has registered a new address on the Sex Offender Registry.
|RANDY BROWN||3600 BLOCK OF…|
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I was more than happy to lend my interview to this THV11 story with Kevin Trager, breaking the news that the countywide initiative, "Our Community, Our Dollars," has gathered enough signatures. Saline County Clerk Doug Curtis has certified it to go on the General Election Ballot on Tuesday, November 4th.
Education is key at this point. I make no bones my opinion on this matter because of the benefits…Continue
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It's been 78 years since Saline County residents had the opportunity to vote on whether there should be package alcohol sales here. (Certification from 1936 at right.) Come this November, we'll be able to do it again.
Interest has been…Continue
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The victim, an elderly woman, said that she heard a knock at the door and when she opened the door the men…Continue
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On 7/21/14, officers with the Benton Police Department took a report of a possible attempted kidnapping involving a juvenile.
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Mental Health Associate-Float, Rivendell Behavioral Health Services of Arkansas - Benton, AR…
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Benton has a long, cultured heritage and the historic downtown area has much to do with that. Local residents have recently begun an effort to add something to that heritage to both beautify and enrich it all the more.
The plan is to add a huge mural to the west side of the Bell Building across…Continue
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On 4/21/14, officers with the Benton Police Department took 12 reports of vehicle break-ins and thefts in the area around Millbrook Drive and Heritage Farms neighborhood. Per standard procedures, officers collected and processed potential evidence from the vehicles.
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Elementary (kindergarten-5th grade) and middle school (grades 6-8) students should register at the…Continue
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Accident/ injury. Benton. Female in vehicle is in her last trimester of pregnancy and hurting in her stomach.
Possible D.O.A. Little rock. Caller advised that his mother in law lives with them and she has passed away
Unresponsive. Benton. Adv his wife took some prescription medication (unk how much). She is unresponsive and he can't tell if she's…
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