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Police & Fire for Thursday, July 3, 2014

...small tree fire and extinguished it using two water cans. Fire did not extend to roots or higher branches. The Deputy Fire Marshal investigated the scene.Panhandling? At 11:44 a.m. Wednesday, Daniel Bennett, 59, was arrested for violating...
Pool stays afloat, but CBJ pulls plug on six more jobs

...million had been eliminated from the budget.Overall, about six full-time jobs were eliminated. The city's deputy fire marshal and the school district's resource police officer positions were saved from the chopping block.A recreation...
City may lose deputy fire marshal, basketball league and summer ice rink hours

...Kiefer's proposal said.And eliminating the deputy fire marshal position from Capital City Fire and Rescue would...classes for kids and adults on fire safety, the deputy fire marshal investigates 45 to 55 fires per year. The position...
CCFR cautions against outdoor burning

...due to dry weather conditions in Juneau that present increased fire danger levels.Capital City Fire and Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson encouraged Juneauites to be especially attentive to any outdoor fires."Care must be taken to ensure...
Residents escape trailer fire on Thunder Mountain Road

Fire officials say two residents escaped a house fire unscathed due to a working smoke detector.Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson said the smoke detector awoke the two occupants from their sleep at about 5 a.m. Monday morning, giving them enough...
Firefighters practice live burn exercise at Fritz Cove home

...other skills inside the five-story light blue house with white trim on Saturday morning before it was set ablaze.Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson, said the firefighters conducted several different simulations on each of the floors of the house...
Help keep fire hydrants clear of snow

The fire department is asking residents to help keep fire hydrants clear of snow.Capital City Fire/Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson said in an online dispatch that winter months bring a special concern to CCFR.Snow can often hide...
Adair-Kennedy field arson trial underway

...The girl he saw had blonde frizzy hair, he confirmed under cross-examination.Capital City Fire/Rescue Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson and Fire Marshal Dan Jager testified next and showed the jury pictures of a John Deere tractor, a...
Updated: Firefighters extinguish Easter morning house fire on Thane Road

...fireplace or a barbecue or something like that, but the deputy fire marshal is taking a look at it right now," Etheridge said...fireplace or a barbecue or something like that, but the deputy fire marshal is taking a look at it right now," Etheridge said...
CCFR: PSA on wildland and grass fires

...grass fires in Southeast Alaska this time of year, several of which have been reported in the past couple weeks.Deputy Fire Marshal Sven Pearson said Juneau residents may not think wildfires are a threat here, but they are, he says.He explained...


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