Letter: Marijuana may not be 'toxic' but it can be deadly

...subject.Why didn't the My Turn writer tell Juneau Empire readers about Richard Kirk, age 47? Kirk's wife called Denver's 911 line on April 14 because her husband was paranoid and hallucinating after eating a marijuana-concentrate candy. He then shot...
Drunk dialer harasses 911 dispatchers

...misdemeanor harassment charge for repeatedly calling 911 last Saturday night.Police said 911 dispatchers and an officer warned Scott E. Huddleston...ultimately amounted to verbal abuse and a misuse of the 911 system.Police stated in a complaint that the phone...
Police tell wrong family that son died

...death and injuries to the remaining passengers.According to a release from the Juneau Police Department, police received a 911 call at 9:02 p.m. JPD officers and Capital City Fire and Rescue responded to the scene.The vehicle had three occupants...
New England schools face rash of threats

...after receiving an emailed threat and the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts was temporarily evacuated when police received a 911 call claiming there were multiple bombs on the western Massachusetts campus.Many of the threats remain under investigation...
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Help stop domestic violence

...behind closed doors, but should you see something in public, say or do something. Tabachnick said that can range from calling 911 to creating a diversion or confronting the person."When you see someone that you might have some concerns about, figure out...
Witnesses, victim mum on stabbing

...was stabbed Saturday morning in the area of Montgomery Street.According to a police department notice, a caller reported via 911 that someone had been stabbed. When officers arrived on scene, they found the wounded man lying on the ground. All witnesses...
Kitchen fire causes $50K in damage, no injuries

...Woods Apartment, located at 1617 Douglas Highway, but no injuries were reported. Neighbors heard the smoke alarms and called 911, prompting a quick response from Capital City Fire/Rescue firefighters.A CCFR news release states firefighters arrived on...
Annoyed man tosses one-legged neighbor down stairs

...Juneau grand jury indicted him Friday.Police responded to the historic downtown hotel at 434 Third Street after receiving a 911 call from the victim, whom prosecutors described as a disabled, elderly woman over 60 years old."She is missing one leg...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014

...found.Harassment? At 12:11 a.m. Saturday, Scott Huddleston, 57, was arrested for harassment for repeatedly making 911 calls without an emergency. Alcohol was involved.Minor consuming? At 10:39 p.m. Saturday, Valarie Skelton,18, was...
JPD to honor CPR-giving officers, quick-thinking 9-year-old well as a quick-thinking 9-year-old girl who called 911 when her friend was injured in an unrelated incident.JPD will...awarded the JPD Citizen's Certificate of Merit for calling 911 when her friend fell and hit and injured her head as they were...


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