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Anchorage man shot in jaw during home invasion, robbery

...Jack neighborhood apartment and demanded money from the resident.His injuries are not life-threatening.Anchorage Police Department Sgt. Todd Kearns says he similar home-invasion robberies have occurred when suspects are aware that drugs...
Anchorage police lieutenant files termination lawsuit

...lawsuit from former police lieutenant Anthony Henry.Lawyers say in the civil complaint filed Wednesday that the Anchorage Police Department conducted secret investigations and broke policies leading up to Henry's firing, the Alaska Dispatch News...
Alaska Aerial Media flies Anchorage's first drones

...That's one of our main goals, to be able to assist in search and rescue and wildfire management."Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Renee Oistad said in an email that drones could be useful, but come with issues like people's...
Police raid club of activist who quit on air

...the drug.Guidelines for the regulation of the marijuana trade are under consideration by the Legislature.Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer Castro said it's "very important that people don't try to jump the gun until the...
Grassroots group seeks to curb Anchorage violence

...thought (the candidate forum) was a good starting point," said group member Miriam Aarons, adding that the Anchorage Police Department took part in setting up the forum. "I personally don't know who I'm voting for, so it will be great...
Empire Editorial: Good work, JPD

...Department - which oversees a city with a population of 32,000 people - seized almost as many drugs as the Anchorage Police Department, which oversees a population of 301,000.Measured by street value, JPD seizures totaled $5.8 million...
JPD drug take nears Anchorage levels

...8 million worth of illegal drugs in 2014, just five percent less than the value of the drugs seized by the Anchorage Police Department.The Municipality of Anchorage, with a population of 301,000 people, is almost nine times more populated...
Anchorage negotiates for police shooting range

...made that supports shareholders. Sale terms might include a future buy-back option, McQueen said.The Anchorage Police Department has been seeking expanded training facilities for more than a decade, in part because of restrictions for...
Radio personality arrested for child pornography

...Missing and Exploited Children, which alerted the Anchorage Police Department. Police determined that the images were uploaded...according to the charging documents.The Anchorage Police Department executed search warrants on LePlante's home...
Alaska businesses begin pot sales before legal date

...marijuana sales unless the Alaska Legislature creates a separate board. "He could be criminally prosecuted."Anchorage Police Department Chief Mark Mew had the same opinion."People who jump the gun on this issue do so at their own risk," Mew...


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