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(870) 256-4137
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200 Court House Sq. #101
Des Arc, Arkansas 72040

Administrative Office Hours:
M-F 8:00am - 5:00pm

Arrests made from Wednesday, Oct. 24

As of Wednesday, Oct. 30, the Prairie County Sheriff's Department currently has 56 individuals in custody on both felony and/or misdemeanor charges at the Prairie County Detention Center, located in Des Arc.

Recent additions include -- zero female for felony, zero female on a misdemeanor, four males on felony and one male for misdemeanor -- charges. 

Recent arrests include:

  • Douglas Caruthers was arrested on a on maintaining a drug premises, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of other drug, which are felony offenses; 
  • Charles Rhodes was picked up on a failure to appear misdemeanor charge; 
  • Joshua Sneed received a felony possession of drug paraphernalia charge; 
  • Gage Novak was arrested on a petition to revoke probation; and 
  • Harold Scott received a probation revoke charge. 

For more information on current incarcerated inmates in Prairie County and other detention centers across the state visit

To report an incident or to give information on ongoing cases call (870) 256-4137, which is answered 24 hours a day, seven days of the week. Residents can also email the sheriff at  

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In any emergency situation dial 9-1-1.


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