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Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen dies in prison at 75

...was 75.Hansen died at Alaska Regional Hospital after being in declining health for the past year, Alaska Department of Corrections spokeswoman Sherrie Daigle said. The state medical examiner will determine the cause of death, Daigle said...
Arbitrator: Guard should not have been fired

...Samantha Koenig.Jacobsen, 54, was fired by the Department of Corrections, even though he had turned over his duties that...had pooled on the floor of Keyes' cell.The Department of Corrections, in its version of events to the arbitrator...
Hearing addresses string of Alaska inmate deaths

...for legislation to establish a third-party independent review of such deaths.Top officials with the state Department of Corrections attended the hearing on Tuesday to answer for the deaths of five young inmates at state correctional institutions...
Motivated by racial hatred, man arrested for threatening black woman with baseball bat line-up, which now they can do since they are expecting a booking photograph from the state of Alaska Department of Corrections."We're trying as hard as we can to make the case," she said.The DOC did not respond to the Empire's...
Man with traffic complaint arrested on outstanding Washington warrant

...warrant," she said in an interview Thursday.The warrant was issued in August 2011 by the Washington State Department of Corrections after Whisenant failed to report for community supervision, which is akin to probation, according to Washington...
Death Notice: Mona Sanneman

...and then to Juneau in the late 1970s. She worked at Juneau Ready Mix, R&M Engineering and the Alaska State Department of Corrections. She retired in March 2012.She was an early and long-time member of Capital Kennel Club of Juneau, where...
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Anchorage man convicted of gas station robbery

...that its purpose was to prevent Kious from testifying.Osborne was released on parole Oct. 20, 2012, said Department of Corrections spokeswoman Kaci Schroeder.In the Jan. 13, 2013 Anchorage robbery, Osborne threatened to shoot a clerk...
Criminal history snares 'street hustler' with 20-year sentence

...20 years, but he will likely be out in nine, considering the time he has already served (four years) and Department of Corrections' mandatory "good time" policy which knocks off time to serve for good behavior in jail."It's like a...
Church arsonist sentenced for assault

...saying Huber is facing parole violations from the Department of Corrections. A probation officer will be recommending to...good deal for the state, in my opinion."The Department of Corrections handles parole violations, not the court.Huber...
High court: State has duty to protect inmates

...move forward with his lawsuit claiming the state Department of Corrections failed to protect him from another inmate, the...transferred to a different prison block.The Department of Corrections said it has improved procedures since the 2007...


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