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My Turn: Sex trafficking in Alaska

...year a woman dialed 911 in Anchorage and reported that she had been a victim of sex trafficking. When the Alaska Bureau of Investigations' Special Crimes Investigative Unit decided to follow up with her they didn't do so by calling her and setting...
Anchorage family clings to hope murder will be solved

...killers - have never been caught. And the last real chance for her case to be solved is about to expire.The Alaska Bureau of Investigation's cold case unit, which investigates unsolved murders like Shelley Connolly's, will be eliminated on...
JPD drug take nears Anchorage levels

...departments was not available until Friday, when troopers published their annual report on the work of the Alaska Bureau of Investigation's Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit.According to the report, the SDEU seized drugs with a street value...
Two Alaska State Troopers killed

...continued to arrive Thursday evening, she said."All I know, we have more SWAT people coming in."An Alaska Bureau of Investigation crew was headed to Tanana, Peters said earlier in the evening.Gov. Sean Parnell released a statement late...
Cold case murder trial jury selection underway

...mitigated deliberate homicide and was sentenced in April 2009 to 50 years in prison with 10 years suspended. The Alaska Bureau of Investigations Cold Case Investigations Unit later transferred him to Juneau to answer to charges for Perry's death.On...
Man to serve 8 years for sharing child porn

...authorities geo-located a computer downloading and sharing child pornography in Juneau. An investigator with the Alaska Bureau of Investigation's Technical Crimes Unit downloaded more than 2,700 illegal images from Deach on the BitTorrent file-sharing...
Heroin reaches into rural Alaska communities

...We're finding it in a lot of the villages out in western Alaska now," said Lt. Katherine Peterson of the Alaska Bureau of Investigations. "I can't tell you in every village. But it is certainly unlike years ago."In the recent Kodiak drug...
Human remains found by firefighters in Sterling

...the remains or the exact location. She said troopers are handling the investigation and cannot release any information at this time.Currently, there are 89 active missing Alaskans, according to the Alaska Bureau of Investigation.
Sterling woman arrested for kidnapping, sexual assault of minor

...Highway in Sterling at about 6:20 p.m., according to a trooper dispatch.Soldotna troopers and the Alaska Bureau of Investigation responded to the scene 30 minutes later and located Laurel Lee, 51, who was passed out in the woods. Investigation...
Former Troopers captain accused of child sex abuse

...Tanner was provost marshal at Fort Wainwright.A division of the troopers, the Child Crimes unit of the Alaska Bureau of Investigation, on Thursday received a report that a man had sexually abused a 14-year-old girl, and that abuse had...


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