Authorities investigate suspicious Wharf fires"CCFR responded to the latest incident Saturday night. Retail employees discovered a fire in the bathroom, called 911 at about 6:37 p.m. and extinguished it themselves with water. Only light smoke was present when firefighters arrived on...
Juneau officer helps revive man at airport

...helped save a man's life at the Juneau airport Monday morning.JPD Sgt. David Wrightson was working airport security when a 911 call came in at 6:02 a.m. reporting a medical emergency. The caller reported an 81-year-old man had lost consciousness...
Phone company ordered to provide address updates

...that the phone company has not been providing information that's useful in making updates to the 911 system.The borough took over management of 911 services earlier this year. Part of the job is linking landline phone numbers to physical addresses...
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...
Repeat sex offender gets 15 years

...grope an intoxicated 28-year-old woman passed out in Marine Park in the middle of the night Aug. 23, 2013, and called 911, which led to Willard's arrest.Willard was still on scene and confessed to penetrating her with his fingers while knowing...
Sloshed row boater rescued from Gastineau Channel

...after he found a free plywood boat and tried to row it from downtown Juneau to Auke Bay, police say.Police began receiving 911 calls from people who heard the man's cries for help from the channel at about 1 a.m. Friday. The Coast Guard rescued the...
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...
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...
Newtown to release 911 calls from shooting

...HARTFORD, Conn. - Recordings of several 911 calls made from inside Sandy Hook Elementary...It's important to remember, though, that 911 tapes, like other police documents, are...the day of the shooting, the AP requested 911 calls and police reports, as it and other...
Man accused of making harassing 911 calls

ANCHORAGE - A 58-year-old Palmer man is accused of making multiple obscene and harassing phone calls to 911.Alaska State Troopers said Jordan Greer was arrested on a charge of harassment.Troopers said they were notified Wednesday night...


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