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Arkansas State Capitol Police

The Arkansas State Capitol Police Department is a law enforcement agency that has the primary responsibility for the protection and security of the State Capitol grounds, the legislative body, state employees working within the Capitol complex area, and visitors to the State Capitol.


 

The Arkansas State Capitol Police Department was created in 1874 and has evolved over the years.  Currently, the Department has thirty sworn personnel and three professional staff.

Anyone in need of police service should contact our dispatch office at (501) 682-5173.