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Fairbanks crime numbers fall overall

...issues at Homicides in the city reached a 13-year low last year while crime overall fell 15 percent. Now Police Chief Dan Hoffman is calling for more officers to investigate sexual assaults and burglaries. Hoffman said the city's sexual assault...
Fairbanks chooses police chief

...Justice and Defense departments to provide training for Iraqi police. Zager has a master's degree in administration of justice from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He replaces Dan Hoffman, who retired in March after a 20-year career.
Fairbanks' City Council discusses police practices

...council members on what law-enforcement resources are available and how they can be used, said Fairbanks police chief Dan Hoffman. Hoffman reported to council members last week that federal laws prohibit military personnel from being used for civilian...
Northwest Digest

...informal poll conducted last week by the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. The comparison comes as Fairbanks Police Chief Dan Hoffman is asking area residents and businesses to help fund training programs, saying the city's annual contribution is...
Memorial centerpiece will be made of jade

...line of duty came up soon after the death of Fairbanks police Officer Kevin Lamm in 1998, said Fairbanks police Lt. Dan Hoffman. The project gained momentum after the city's new police station was completed last year. Hoffman said the police...
Police officer's lawsuit resurfaces

...inadequate equipment, lack of training and nepotism. The city, deputy Police Chief Brad Johnson and retired Police Chief Dan Hoffman are named in the lawsuit. U.S. District Judge Ralph Beistline dumped five of the eight claims. The new claims filed...
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Northwest Digest

...pushing him to the ground, said Lt. Dan Welborn. The arrests follow a warning to street people from Police Chief Dan Hoffman to watch for potential attackers. A $5,000 reward was offered by three Alaska Native organizations and by Crime...
Man indicted 10 years after Fairbanks murder

...criminal case pending. "We won't consider this case solved until Mr. Wright is convicted," Fairbanks Police Chief Dan Hoffman said at a news conference Thursday. Relatives of Warren said they were stunned and pleased that police had identified...
Anchorage police to recruit at departments across Alaska who offers the best package," he said. "I wouldn't say this is anything new," said Fairbanks police Chief Dan Hoffman, whose officers are among those being targeted. "It's just the reality of policing in Alaska. It's a pretty...
Fairbanks police focus on chronic street drunks

...chronic inebriates into protective custody if they are not committing a crime. A year ago, Zager's predecessor, Dan Hoffman, described the chronic inebriate population as a group of 50 to 100 mostly middle-age men. Fairbanks police now...


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