Department of Agriculture
Supporting Arkansas farmers and ranchers while ensuring safe food, fiber, and forest products for the citizens of Arkansas, the nation, and across the globe
Arkansas Department of Agriculture's Law Enforcement & Emergency Response
In the case of a crime that has just occurred, contact your local law enforcement agency or call 911. Submit a complaint to Arkansas Department of Agriculture Law Enforcement, here, or call 501-225-1598.
Arkansas Department of Agriculture's (Department) Law Enforcement officers investigate agricultural crimes that affect any part of Arkansas’s diverse agricultural industry, and enforce the laws and regulations of all agencies under the Department including the Forestry Division, Natural Resources Division, Plant Industries Division, and Livestock and Poultry Division. Investigators work with state, local and county law enforcement to investigate crimes and prosecute when necessary. Common investigations include wildfire arson, timber theft, livestock theft, agricultural and forestry equipment theft or vandalism, and enforcement of an array of Department regulations.
Law Enforcement Links
- Law Enforcement Quick Reference Guide (3.39 MB)
- Arkansas Criminal Code Book
- Arkansas Fire Laws (197.51 KB)