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State senator rescinds subpoena for video in inmate death

...death.The Alaska Dispatch News reports 20-year-old Davon Mosley died in 2014 while in solitary confinement at an Anchorage jail. The mother of his three kids says the state settled a lawsuit with the family for $625,000 earlier this year...
Man who escaped Anchorage jail connected to 2008 cold case

ANCHORAGE - A 29-year-old man who escaped from the Anchorage Correctional Complex's mental health unit in March has been connected to a 2008 homicide.
Overcrowding causes space pinch at Anchorage jail Charlie Mod, a unit at the Anchorage jail where cells are filled with three...Overcrowding has been a headache at the Anchorage jail for years. Being the place to relieve pressure at the Anchorage jail and the other dozen jails and...
Anchorage man charged with assaulting acquaintance $1 million for an 18-year-old Anchorage man charged with sexual assault.Jessye Potts is being held at the Anchorage Jail. He's charged with one kidnapping count, four sexual assault counts and two assault counts.Police say Potts...
7 injured in Anchorage crash; driver arrested at hospital

...Wednesday sought medical treatment for his crash injuries at a hospital and was arrested. He was booked at the Anchorage Jail.The six others in the crash were taken to Anchorage hospitals.Two children in the SUV, a 6-year-old and an...
Court sides with guard in workers' comp dispute

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Supreme Court has ruled that a former prison guard at the Anchorage Jail deserves workers' compensation for being threatened by a convicted killer. The court said Carl Kelly, now 60, suffered psychological...
Corrections officer is 1 of 8 facing drug charges

...federal drug charges in connection with a smuggling ring that brought cocaine, methamphetamine and other drugs into the Anchorage jail. Authorities said they're not sure how long Patrick Sherman and others indicted in the case have been smuggling...
Man charged in double homicide

...Slawomir Markiewicz says the suspect is 24-year-old Jerry Andrew Active.He's being held without bail at the Anchorage Jail on charges of first and second-degree murder, sexual assault and burglary in the deaths of Sorn Sreap, 71, and...
Man with girlfriend's body surrenders to police

...19, in the parking lot of a pharmacy.He was charged with first- and second-degree murder and booked into the Anchorage Jail early Thursday morning, said police spokeswoman Anita Shell.Police have not announced where Bower died, Shell...
Alaska man accused of killing employer with machete

...Cook Inlet Pre-Trial Facility and remained at the Anchorage jail Monday. Messages left at the jail seeking Troopers found Garcia's car and dog at the Anchorage jail.Investigators rushed to Garcia's home on the Old...


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