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Sitka officer retires after 27 years

...a brief two-year hiatus in 2000-2001, when he moved south and worked as a truck driver, he was rehired by Chief Bob Gorder as a detective in connection with the Southeast Alaska Cities Against Drugs task force. In 2005, Chief Schmitt promoted...
Sitka: Police seize marijuana, firearms

...because the owner is a convicted felon, and also was convicted of a domestic violence assault in the past," said Chief Bob Gorder. Police found the materials while serving a search warrant as part of an ongoing investigation that began with the seizure...
Sitka: Police shoot at bear that killed dog

...and hasn't yet been located, police said. "I'm leaning toward believing the bear was hit," said Police Chief Bob Gorder. "One of the officers is a hunter, and the other was a sniper when he was in the U.S, Army, so they both have...
American Legion post facing loss of liquor license Sitka." "This is a very major case," said ABC investigator Ed Kalwara, from his Juneau office. Police Chief Bob Gorder said misdemeanor charges have been filed against two of the club employees and a felony count is pending against a third...
Sitka: Sex-contact report forwarded to DA

...reportedly occurred May 6, the Monday prior to MEHS graduation, while the victims were still students, Police Chief Bob Gorder said. "We got the call May 10, which was graduation day, and we were trying to get all the interviews done since...
Critics: Sitka bear zoo facing numerous hurdles

...youth. "They feel pretty confident that somebody had to assist the pig out of the enclosure," Sitka Police Chief Bob Gorder said. Kenyon Fields, executive director of the Sitka Conservation Society, suspects it could be the work of someone...
One dead, two hurt in grounding Alaska State Troopers recruit cut his finger severely during a survival training exercise, said Sitka Police Chief Bob Gorder. They were aboard the Amy Nicole, a 31-foot private vessel whose owner offered to help in the rescue. Coast Guard...
Sitka cops lose 3rd man amid scandal

...investigation. Before being put on leave, McLendon had announced his resignation effective Feb. 22. Former trooper Bob Gorder, Sitka's acting chief in McLendon's absence, said he's not certain Martin's departure will have much of an...
Probe of Sitka police finds no wrongdoing

...grievances." The review was referred to a district attorney outside town since the local district attorney works daily with Sitka police officers, Parkes said. Current Sitka Police Chief Bob Gorder said the department has been exonerated.
Police cruiser

Police Officer Judy Puckett and Chief Bob Gorder cruise on Segway Human Transporters on Tuesday in Sitka. The Sitka police department was loaned the Segways for evaluation by...


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