Report: Big problems in DOC

...Hanlon found that the Department of Corrections and Alaska State Troopers mishandled the investigation into Murphy's death...a critical witness, was not interviewed by the Alaska State Troopers and is not mentioned in the Special Incident Report...
Troopers, Coast Guard search for missing Wrangell boater

...WRANGELL - State and federal responders are continuing to search for a Wrangell man overdue from a boating trip.Alaska State Troopers say 53-year-old Kenneth Trammel left Wrangell on Nov. 5 aboard his 38-foot boat, the Thalasa.He was due...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...incident in the Sitka jail, police chief Sheldon Schmitt said Monday.On Nov. 3, Schmitt announced he had asked Alaska State Troopers to investigate the tasering of a Sitka teenager in 2014, and on Monday he said he has received word from Col...
Search on for Wrangell fisherman

Alaska State Troopers and the U.S. Coast Guard are searching for a Wrangell boater...information about Trammel's whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Alaska State Troopers at (907) 225-5118 or the Coast Guard Sector Juneau Command Center...
Search underway for Ketchikan hiker

...mountain, possibly under the influence of alcohol.Alaska State Troopers said Justin Nathan summited Deer Mountain - a 3...injuries the next morning following a search by Alaska State Troopers, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Hoonah police...
Missing hunter found by Sitka Mountain Rescue

...Sitka's Granite Creek area.Byron Kashevarof, 31, of Sitka, was hunting and became lost on Friday night, Alaska State Troopers reported. Sitka Mountain Rescue, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Sitka Police Department responded to the case...
Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

Alaska State Troopers will investigate the controversial arrest of a high school student in Sitka.In a widely publicized video, Sitka police are shown...
Soldotna man get 6 months jail time in dog's death

...guilty in the animal cruelty case. In exchange, prosecutors dropped the charge from a felony to a misdemeanor.Alaska State Troopers say Stroer beat the male lab-pitbull mix named Paco to death with a piece of metal and a 2-by-4 after the...
Ferry system missing 30 prints from Ketchikan office

KETCHIKAN - Alaska State Troopers are investigating the theft of signed art prints from the state ferry office building in Ketchikan.The Ketchikan Daily News reported...
Sitka officials talk about leaked jail video

...was exactly how Sheldon described it to me." In response to the public's concern, the police chief has asked Alaska State Troopers to review the incident.Responding to press inquiries after the video became public, Schmitt said it was a situation...


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