08/24/2017

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Faulkner County, Arkansas Sheriff’s Office Launches New Payment Processing Service

 

Credit card payments now accepted in person

 

Faulkner County, Conway, Ark. – August 23, 2017 – Customers can now make payments in person to the Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office with any major credit/debit card. Payments can be made for circuit fines, accident reports, incident reports, civil process fees, writ payments, and exotic animal permit fees via the new encrypted card swipe devices now available at the Sheriff’s Office.

 

“We’re pleased to offer this new payment option,” Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office Fiscal Officer Angie Wooley said. “Not everyone carries cash with them, so our hope is that this added convenience will make it easier for people to pay their fines and fees.” Wooley also noted that although the office doesn’t accept personal checks, they will continue to accept cash, cashier’s checks, and money orders.

 

The office is located at 801 Locust Street, Conway, AR, and is open Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and Fridays 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. A photo ID is mandatory to use credit card. No exception.

 

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office partnered with the state’s digital government service provider, Information Network of Arkansas (INA) to bring this convenient payment service to more than 122,227 county residents. INA developed the secure payment system, which ensures privacy, security, and data integrity, and provided the encrypted card swipe devices, reporting tools, and ongoing system maintenance at no cost to the county. Credit card transactions include a processing fee incurred by the user to cover the cost of the system.

 

About Information Network of Arkansas

 

The Information Network of Arkansas (INA) is a public-private partnership between the state of Arkansas and the Arkansas Information Consortium (AIC) that helps state government entities Web-enable their information and services. Little Rock-based AIC is celebrating its 20th year as the state’s official digital government services partner, and is part of digital government firm NIC's (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies. A local tech employer, AIC was recently named to the 2017 “Best Places to Work in Arkansas” list sponsored by Arkansas Business. INA operates Arkansas.gov, the official website of the state of Arkansas, which offers more than 850 state and local online services.

 

 

About NIC

 

NIC (NASDAQ: EGOV), which is celebrating 25 years as a company in 2017, has seen the

transition of digital services from green-screen computers to mobile apps and artificial

intelligence. Founded in 1992, NIC is the nation's premier provider of innovative government solutions and secure payment processing, which help make government more accessible and convenient for everyone through technology. The family of NIC companies has a library of more than 12,000 digital government solutions for more than 4,500 federal, state and local agencies in the United States. Among those solutions is the ground-breaking personal digital government assistant, Gov2Go, aimed at providing constituents easy, personal interactions with government. Additional information is available at www.egov.com.

 

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