Police respond to two car crashes Tuesday

Police responded to two car crashes Tuesday.The first involved a 29-year-old Juneau woman who lost of control of her 2004 Nissan while merging from the Walmart...
Police: Grads celebrated responsibly

...celebrated responsibly afterward.Juneau police said there weren't any issues on the roads with drunken driving or car crashes Sunday evening. All three high schools held commencement ceremonies throughout the day.Sgt. Brian Dallas said the...
Motorcyclist, bear collide on Glacier Highway

...they want that kind of oddity and those are fairly rare for us here in the Juneau area."Several bears are killed in car crashes in the capital city every summer. Sgt. Gifford said this is the first one of the year that he is aware of.
Winter's trash is spring's problem

...Public Facilities website; they can take one to five years to decompose), and what is likely the remnants of old car crashes: lighters and broken car headlights, taillights and bumper pieces."A lot of it is stuff that probably flew out...
JPD starts bike safety project

...are in. But if participating bicyclists believe the lights made them feel safer and the number of bicycle-related car crashes reflect that in the three-month period, police could do several things to encourage riders to use them. The department...
One injured in 4-car pileup downtown

...icy roadways.As snow continued to accumulate late Wednesday afternoon, the Empire has received multiple reports of car crashes.One was a four-car pile-up downtown between the hospital and the boat harbor, known as Norway Point. Capital...
Free cab rides keep DUIs at bay

...donations but well worth it, Thomas said."I would say that we've spent over $70,000 on the program," Thomas said. "But, you know, that's 6,000 safe people at home in their beds sleeping at night and not in car crashes."
A Bishop's Perspective: Legalizing marijuana is wrong for many reasons

...consequences. It can seriously affect a person's sense of time and coordination, raising the risk of injury or death from car crashes or other accidents. These effects can last up to 24 hours after marijuana use.Beyond the reported effects of marijuana...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

...Park Place. For more on this story, please see the Empire article published Wednesday called "Police respond to two car crashes Tuesday."Noise complaint/DUI? At 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, JPD investigated a noise complaint and a report...
Alaska 4th highest for fatal injuries to children

...death from injury were suicide, car crashes, homicide, drowning and fire...deaths were from suicide, 64 from car crashes, 48 from homicide, 46 from drowning...However, fewer kids died in car crashes and fires compared to years past...


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