One year ago today the 2nd Judicial District lost two exemplary police officers when West Memphis Officer Bill Evans and Sgt Brandon Paudert were shot and killed during a traffic stop. A little over a month ago we lost another fine officer when Trumann Officer Jonathan Schmidt was killed during a traffic stop. This National Police Officers Week let us remember these brave officers and those they left behind.

West Memphis Police Chief Bob Paudert was interviewed by AP reporter Jeannie Nuss one year after the deaths of his son, Sgt Brandon Paudert and Officer Bill Evans. Read HERE via