Three new SkyCops going up in Jonesboro

Brings Total to Six in the City

JONESBORO, Ark. – Three new SkyCop security camera systems were being installed Thursday in Jonesboro.

The newest locations include the entrance to Craighead Forest Park, which has been much-requested after vehicle break-ins and other crimes were reported in the popular recreational location. Another spot is on west Nettleton Avenue, near Flint. Finally, Parker Park Community Center will receive a SkyCop in the area.

SkyCop Installation
Photo shows a bucket truck installing a SkyCop camera system for the Jonesboro Police Department on Thursday, January 9, 2020.


That’s in addition to the camera systems at Cedar Heights and Belt Street, Cedar Heights and Melrose, and Race at Fairview. The newest installation brings the total number of active cameras to six.

  • Cedar Heights and Melrose
  • Cedar Heights and Belt
  • Race at Fairview
  • Craighead Forest Park
  • West Nettleton
  • Parker Park Community Center

The first SkyCop was deployed on October 30.

Photos courtesy the Jonesboro Police Department



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