During the month of May, Benton police officers served 421 warrants during their warrant initiative and amnesty program.
The warrants served include 360 misdemeanors and 13 felony warrant from the Benton Police Department and 48 warrants from other agencies.
Five Bryant schools that rated among the top schools in the state for their students' test scores were recognized for their achievements during a check presentation Tuesday.
Bethel Middle School and Paron Elementary were honored as among the top 10 schools through the Arkansas School Recognition and Reward Program.
Schools that ranked in this category received $90.70 per students, so Bethel Middle School received $80,700.62 and Paron Elementary received $6,063.47.
The Benton Police Department has a specific issue that it focuses on each month. During the month of June, it will focus on criminal activities at city parks.
These activities include vehicle racing, possible drug use, people fighting and people using vulgar language or slurs near children.