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Welcome to the Mountain Home Police Department online. We hope you find the department's website both informative and helpful.

The police department is responsible for providing police services to the residents of our city and the many visitors enjoying tourism and trade in Mountain Home, Arkansas. If we can assist you, contact us. Service is our only product and we strive to make it the best.

It is our goal to inform the community about your police department's philosophy, programs, and operations. With this knowledge, the police and the community can work together in making our community a better place to live. We are confronted with community growth that requires a strong community policing effort to meet the present and future demands for police services. Working together, we can meet this challenge.

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Carry Manuel, Chief of Police

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Mountain Home Police Dept.
424 W. 7th Street
Mountain Home, AR
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424 W. 7th Street,
Mountain Home, AR 72653

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Suspect wanted in stabbing incident arrested
Published: December 30, 2014

James Caple has been charged with Battery 1st Degree, a class B felony  after his arrest around 1:45 pm this afternoon. The stabbing incident occurred late last night. He was located hiding in a closet at a residence in Mountain Home. He stabbed the victim with a knife. He was incarcerated in the Baxter County Detention Center with bond set at $50,000. Most likely, he will not be bondable at this time due to a hold for a parole or probation violation by the Arkansas Department of Community Punishment.  

Carry Manuel, Chief of Police

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