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Arbitrator: Guard should not have been fired

...when Keyes committed suicide, the Anchorage Daily News reported Tuesday from documents it obtained.The Alaska Correctional Officers Association had appealed the firing.Corrections officials declined comment to the newspaper and didn't return...
Update: Troopers investigate inmates for contraband

...inmate for promoting contraband. Troopers said correctional officers found methamphetamine, marijuana and tobacco on...inmate for promoting contraband. Troopers said correctional officers found methamphetamine, marijuana and tobacco...
Hearing addresses string of Alaska inmate deaths advocates, families of dead inmates and correctional officers.The packed hearing was convened by state Sen...often scarce.Brad Wilson, head of the Alaska Correctional Officers Association, said officers acted heroically during...
Mixed testimony on deportation bill

...HB218 was not included in the original bill that addressed sentencing for individuals with prior offenses against correctional officers. Instead, it was added as an amendment at the request of the state Department of Law.The proposal follows...
State | AK legislature
High court: State has duty to protect inmates another prisoner in 2007. He said he warned correctional officers of trouble with "cocky, young" inmates in his...said he made multiple requests to two different correctional officers to be transferred to a different prison block...
Alaska House votes in favor of deporting criminals; bill denies flexibility in sentencing

...of Representatives Thursday after passionate debate.The bill, HB218, was intended to add offenses against correctional officers to a sentencing law that includes only peace officers, but an amendment added the more controversial deportation...
State | AK legislature
Kenai man donates stem cells, saves life

...He works at the outpatient lab per diem, about two shifts per week, during his weeks off from his job as a correctional officer at Wildwood Correctional Center.Sarah, who considered registering when Chris did three years ago, but didn't...
Visitor, inmate indicted for smuggling contraband into jail

An inmate at the Juneau jail and his visitor were indicted for promoting contraband after a correctional officer observed a woman fumble and drop a bag of paraphernalia in the facility's visitation room.According to an affidavit, video...
Police standards council decertifies 9

...the certification of Cory Dayton, a former Lemon Creek Correctional Center officer, Jeremy Hoffman, a former correctional officer at Fairbanks Correctional Center, and Dean Whisler, a former corrections officer at Palmer Correctional Center...
Police & Fire

...Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Harassment At 12:43 a.m. Sunday, an inmate at LCCC threw bodily waste at a correctional officer. Minor on licensed premises At 2:25 a.m. Sunday, Mika Iputi, 18, was arrested for being a minor on a licensed...


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