Parole Board

Ensuring the public’s safety, the empowerment of victims, and that offenders will be provided opportunities for positive behavioral change

Executive Clemency

Under Arkansas Statute §16-93-204, the Parole Board has the authority to assist the Governor in exercising his authority in granting reprieves, commutations, and pardons, and shall perform such other services as may be required by the Governor in exercising his powers of executive clemency.

Executive Clemency recommendations made by the Board during the previous and current calendar year have been posted to this site.

Contact Information for Executive Clemency Questions

  • Arkansas Parole Board: (501) 682-3850
  • DCC – Institutional Release Services Executive Clemency Coordinator: (870) 543-1029
  • Governor’s Counsel for Clemency and Corrections: (501) 682-8184

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