PB police department promotes 3


The Pine Bluff Police Department recently announced the promotions of Darrell Ray, Marcus Smith and Bill Wiegand to sergeants.

• Ray joined the department on Dec. 29, 2008, and has worked in the Patrol and Traffic Divisions. He is currently assigned as a patrol shift supervisor on day shift.

• Smith joined the department Sept. 7, 1998, and has worked in the Patrol, Vice and Narcotics, Detective, Vice and Narcotics and SWAT Team. He is currently assigned as a patrol shift supervisor on night shift.

• Wiegand joined the department on Aug. 21, 1995, and has worked in the Patrol and Detective Divisions and as a Hostage Negotiator. He is currently assigned as a patrol shift supervisor on day shift.