Harrison Department (f/k/a Boone County District Court)

           FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

                              ALPENA, HARRISON, JASPER AND MARSHALL DEPARTMENTS

 

 PRESS RELEASE FROM STATE DISTRICT JUDGE FRED KIRKPATRICK DELIVERED MARCH 25, 2020

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

 

To comply with the Per Curium of the Arkansas Supreme Court delivered March 20, 2020, suspending in-person proceedings in Arkansas' courts to Friday, April 17, 2020, the Fourth Judicial District Court postpones the following  Arraignments and Trials (Traffic, Criminal, Civil and Small Claims until after April 17, 2020. Reschedule dates are as follows:

 

Harrison Department (Boone County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date:          First Continued Date:   New Continued Date:     

March 26, 2020       April 16, 2020           May 14, 2020, at 8:30 a.m.

April 2, 2020                                       April 23, 2020, at 8:30 a.m.

April 9, 2020                                            May 7, 2020, at 8:30 a.m.

                            

Harrison Department (Boone County) Trials for City and County:

Original Date:                                                    New Continued Date:

March 18, 2020                                        May 6, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

March 25, 2020                                     April 22, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

April 1, 2020                                          May 20, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

April 8, 2020                                          May 13, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

April 15, 2020                                         June 3, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

 

Jasper Department (Newton County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date:                                                    New Continued Date:

April 6, 2020                                            May 4, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

 

Alpena Department Arraignments and Trials:  2 PM

Original Date:                                                    New Continued Date:

April 13, 2020                                        May 11, 2020  2:00 p.m.

 

Marshall Department (Searcy County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date:                                                    New Continued Date:

March 24, 2020                                      April 28, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

April 14, 2020                                       April 28, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

 

Marshall Department (Searcy County) Trials:

Original Date:                                                   New Continued Date:

April 10, 2020                                         July 17, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

All Small Claims and Civil Trials in each Department currently set for trial prior to April 17, 2020, will continue to be rescheduled individually to another trial date by the Clerk of Court.

Our website, fourthjudicialdistrictcourt.org will continue to be updated as necessary. The website contains the telephone number, mailing, and email address of each Department as well as other relevant information including the procedure for paying citations in each Department. Citations may continue to be paid online at www.myfinepayment.com in all Departments.

 

 

                         

 

 

 

Arraignments are held on Thursdays and trials are held on Wednesdays. Please check in at the window for arraignments. You do not need to check in for trial days. On any court day, you will need to check in with the bailiff before entering the courtroom. 

We do NOT reschedule the day of court

Arraignments begin at 8:30 a.m. There is a 1:00 p.m. session for served warrants. Please check in for court before the session begins. 

2020 Arraignment Schedule

 

January

2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th

February

6th, 13th, and 27th

March

5th, 12th, and   

 26th Continued  to 4/16  New Continuance date 5/14

 

April

2nd  Continued to 4/23

9th  Continued to 5/7

23rd, and 30th

May 

7th, 14th, and  21st

June 

4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th

July

9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th

August

6th,13th, 20th, and 27th

September

10th, and 24th

October

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th

November

5th, 12th, and 19th

December

3rd, 10th, and 17th

Trials are held on Wednesdays. They begin at 9:00 a.m. We do NOT reschedule on the day of trial. The Prosecuting Attorney is only here on Trial days. 

County Prosecutor:

Patricia Virnig

132 N. Willow

Harrison, AR 72601

Phone: 870-741-0002

Fax: 870-741-0003

City Prosecutor:

Grant Ragland

Phone: 870-741-4490

324 W. Ridge

Harrison, AR 72601

Public Defender:

Tim Bunch

Phone: 870-743-3900

Fax: 870-743-5569

Old Federal Building

201 N. Main 3rd Floor

Harrison, AR 72601

Drug and Alcohol Safety Program thru Ozark Guidance

Screening required before DWI,DUI, and MIP charges.

Mickey Coker

Harrison Office Number 870-204-7488

Harrison Police Department:

Phone: 870-741-5463

Fax: 870-741-1678

116 S.Spring Street

Harrison, AR 72601

 

Boone County Sheriff Office:

Phone: 870-741-8404

Fax: 870-429-0003

5800 Law Drive

Harrison, AR 72601

 

Probation Officers:

Charlene Bell

Phone: 870-741-1102

David Orsborn

Phone: 870-741-4533

Address:

Boone County Probation

P.O. Box 454

Harrison, Ar 72602

 

Driver License Reinstatement fee Website

https://www.ark.org/dfa/reinstatement/index.php

 

Driver Control Mountain Home

870-425-9717

Driver Control Little Rock 

501-682-1631

 

 

 

2020 Trial Schedule

January

City:8th and 22nd

County:15th and 29th

February

City: 12th and 26th

County:5th and 19th

March

City:11th and

25th  Continued to 4/22

County:4th and

18th  Continued to 5/6

April

City: 8th Continued to 5/13

22nd

County:1st  Continued to 5/20

15th        Continued to 6/3

May:

City :13th

County: 6th, and 20th

June:

City: 10th and 24th

County: 3rd and 17th

July:

City: 8th and 22nd

County: 15th and 29th

August:

City: 12th and 26th

County: 5th and 19th

September:

City:9th, 23rd

County: 16th and 30th

October:

City: 14th and 28th

County: 7th and 21st

November: 

City: 25th

County: 4th and 18th

December:

City: 9th

County: 2nd, 16th