Michael "Joe" Miller joined the Little Rock Police Department in October of 2000. After graduating Recruit School #57 he was assigned to the Southwest Division, and eventually the Downtown Division. In 2006 he was promoted to Sergeant and assigned to the Northwest Division. He would later be selected to be the Adjutant Sergeant for the Downtown Division. Later he moved over to the MOBILE Sergeant position and would eventually be transferred to the Northwest Property Crimes Unit.
In 2014, he was promoted to Lieutenant and was assigned to the 12th Street Station. From there he moved to the Property Crimes Unit. In 2016 he was selected to start a new Emergency Management Unit within the Department. This was the first such Unit within the State. He was later selected to lead the Homicide Unit before being promoted to Major in 2019.
Major Miller holds a Bachelor's degree in Criminology from Arkansas State University. He also has obtained several law enforcement certifications. He is an instructor for the Little Rock Police Academy and the Arkansas Criminal Justice Institute. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute's 141st session of the Administrative Officers Course, the FEMA Emergency Management Academy, and the Criminal Justice Institute-Arkansas Leader Course.
Major Miller has received numerous civilian and supervisor commendations, as well as, the Departmental Life Saving Award, and the Chief Lawrence Johnson Leadership Award.
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Little Rock, AR 72201