Officials arrest 4 in Kodiak drug raid

...and an "armor piercing" assault pistol, according to the statement.The most recent annual drug report from Alaska State Troopers said that Kodiak police reported seizing more methamphetamine than any other drug.Heroin is now as prevalent...
Letter: Faster response needed when tragedy strikes

...state police and other volunteer groups. The fact that the Juneau Police Department, U.S. Coast Guard, or the Alaska State Troopers did not send help in the search, rescue or recovery of Jake once they received the call is totally unacceptable...
Testimony finishes in doc's child porn trial

...Oct. 15, he drove with Ault to Salard's house to execute the search warrant (along with other officers from Alaska State Troopers, the Wrangell Police Department and the FBI). He said it took Salard about eight minutes to answer his front...
Alaska village girl dies after falling into sewage lagoon

...girl from Manokotak (man-oh-KOH'-tak) has died after falling into the Alaska village's sewage lagoon.Alaska State Troopers say Daphne Mochin was taken by emergency flight to Anchorage, but died from the effects of drowning.Troopers...
Search continues for Bethel man missing after boat accident

NAPAKIAK - A 28-year-old southwest Alaska man is missing after a boat accident on the Johnson River.Alaska State Troopers say Benjamin Beaver Jr. of Bethel and a juvenile were traveling from Napakiak to Atmautluak when their boat struck...
Grand jury indicts Selawik man on murder, assault charges

...ANCHORAGE - A Kotzebue grand jury has indicted a Selawik resident suspected of killing another man in the village.Alaska State Troopers say 39-year-old Christopher Cleveland was indicted last week on counts of first- and second-degree murder...
Teen suffers life-threatening injuries in highway crash

...An 18-year-old Wasilla woman suffered life-threatening injuries in a crash Sunday on the Parks Highway.Alaska State Troopers say Leeana Backlin was driving a sport utility vehicle at about 5:30 a.m. and lost control at Mile 37 in Wasilla...
Trapper Creek man dies when plane strikes tree

...Sunday evening when his plane struck a tree while flying over his daughter's wedding reception, according to Alaska State Troopers.Michael Zagula, 54, passed over the reception area when the Cessna 206's landing gear hit a tree and caused...
Police and fire dispatches for July 21, 2015

...driving? At 9:09 a.m. Monday, JPD assisted Alaska State Troopers with a DWI case in the 9800 block of Glacier Highway...Search and rescue? At 10:50 p.m. Sunday, Alaska State Troopers responded to an overdue hiker on Dupont Trail at...
Kenai groups prepare for potential workplace violence

...Alaska. He said when a threat is known to be targeting an organization, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Alaska State Troopers or his office will be involved.On numerous occasions Burgess said he has been involved in notifying and working...


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