Chief's Welcome

chiefOn behalf of the Benton Police Department I would like to thank you for visiting our website. It is my pleasure to serve you as the Chief of Police. I am extremely proud of the men and women of our department who are truly dedicated to protecting and serving the citizens and visitors of the City of Benton. Our police family is very dedicated to developing community partnerships that will improve the quality of life of the residents of Benton, Arkansas. We stand committed to be molded by our community to provide the highest level of services that they require.


All of the information found on this website is provided to give you a better understanding of our role and responsibilities in this community. Statistics are provided to keep you current on crime trends, and enforcement efforts. Employment requirements and opportunities are provided if you are interested in achieving the privilege of becoming one of “Benton’s Finest”. Please explore and visit this website on a regular basis as it will change periodically to update information.



Kirk R. Lane

Chief of Police