State Police Troop E supervisor promoted

Arkansas State Police Sgt. David Sims, 53, of Pine Bluff was promoted to the rank of lieutenant today.

Sims is a 23-year veteran of the department and most recently has been assigned as a post supervisor with the department’s Highway Patrol Division, Troop E in Pine Bluff. Sims will remain assigned to Troop E, but his new role will be assistant troop commander.