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Police officer claims retaliation because of EEOC complaint

A Pine Bluff police officer who was reduced in rank from sergeant to patrolman contended Thursday that he was the victim of retaliation because he filed a complaint against two members of the department — including his supervisor and the assistant police chief — with the Federal Equal Employment Opportunities Commission.

Bond set in high-speed-chase allegation

A Mississippi man arrested Monday will have to post a $10,000 bond to be released from the adult detention center after Pine Bluff District Judge John Kearney ruled Tuesday prosecutors have probable cause to charge him with felony fleeing.