February 25, 2019

 “We have seen an increase in distracted driving, mostly in cell phone use”, says Ryan Crawford, a patrolman for the Jonesboro Police Department.

The JPD is dedicating a team of officers to targeting drivers that text, eat and take on other activities while driving thro...

February 18, 2018

Thirty four less guns on city streets is what officer Morshaydrick Racy calls a big victory for Jonesboro's police department. The department held its first gun buy back drive in September of 2017, which offered residents vouchers in exchange for their firearms. Corpor...

December 29, 2017

Every year, Jonesboro Police officers conduct the "drive sober, or get pulled over" campaign. Police officers arrested more than 300 drunk or  under the influence drivers. Helping to stop dozens of accidents and fatalities in the city.

Sergeant George Martin states that...

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