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Inhospitable treatment

...police received a 911 call about the incident shortly after midnight and responded the next morning. Achee and an Alaska State Trooper flew to the lodge, about a 30-minute seaplane flight from Yakutat, and placed the defendants in custody and...
Police blotter for Friday, June 20, 2014

...Traffic stop? At 6:10 p.m. Wednesday, James Kennedy, 48, was arrested for an outstanding $1,000 Alaska State Trooper warrant for theft in the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road. He also was arrested for driving with a suspended...
Buis family thankful for search effort, community support the Juneau community for their current and future efforts in the search for Sharon.We would like to thank Alaska State Trooper Tim Birt and his team, Troopers Joshua Bentz and Chris Umbs, for leading and organizing the search for Sharon...
Search teams, friends look for woman on Mount Roberts

...starting searching at about 1 or 2 a.m. Sunday morning on Mount Roberts, where she presumably went hiking.Alaska State Trooper Josh Bentz, who is coordinating the search, said it is thought that she hiked up Mount Roberts, but it's not...
Search for missing hiker widens on second day

...person was in 2010 for a suicidal subject in the Dredge Lake area. He was never found. Game planJuneau-based Alaska State Trooper Tim Birt said in an interview at 2 p.m. Monday that there is still no word of Buis, but they will continue...
Update: Troopers call off search for missing hiker

...frustrated, too."There's been a lot of effort that's gone into it, and there's been no new leads," Alaska State Trooper Sgt. Tim Birt said, adding, "We're all emotionally involved in it."Juneau's local search and rescue...
On day three, search for hiker continues

...Roberts, the other for Mount Juneau."They will be inserted with the helicopter into the high alpine areas," Alaska State Trooper Sgt. Tim Birt told the Empire in an interview.More than 50 searchers - a mix of Juneau Mountain Rescue members...
Alaska man accused of killing employer with machete

...and that when he came to, Garcia was dead on the kitchen floor and Cottam was holding the machete.He told an Alaska State Trooper investigator that Garcia held the machete in the air and charged at him. Cottam said he got behind the older man...
Police & Fire for Thursday, May 8, 2014

...addressed to an inmate.Theft? At 6:02 p.m. Monday, Marilyn Willard, 44, was arrested on a $5,000 Alaska State Trooper Juneau warrant charging two counts of second-degree drug misconduct. Additionally, Ronald Wheat, 46, was cited...
Slain troopers to be honored at Juneau ceremonies

...families and friends to spend time together.For those wishing to donate to the families of Johnson and Rich, Alaska State Trooper spokeswoman Megan Peters said the Alaska Concerns of Police Survivors has established memorial funds through Wells...


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