Police & Fire for Tuesday, April 15, 2014

...vehicle was impounded. Additionally, the charge of violating conditions of release were forwarded to the Juneau District Attorney's Office.Drunken driving? At 4:32 p.m. Sunday, Joseph Satron, 19, was arrested for driving while intoxicated...
Child abuse in Alaska: Knowing the signs and the steps

...Office of Children's Services, Division of Juvenile Justice, Juneau Police Department, Alaska State Troopers, District Attorney's Office, Attorney General's Office, SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, Aiding Women in Abuse and...
Tedious words reveal Yakutat horror

...I didn't do it, man," Kowalski said.Hedland tried to ask McPherron about a memo written by a former Juneau district attorney that explains why Kowalski was not prosecuted in 1996. Judge Louis Menendez immediately shut down that line of questioning...
Fatal crash investigated as homicide

...Tuesday, noting JPD is working closely with the Juneau District Attorney's Office.He added, "Whenever we're dealing...said he was unable to say what was seized.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said Tuesday during a brief phone interview...
House Education moves 'Erin's Law'

...many things that aren't good," said Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell, a former school nurse.Former assistant district attorney Rachel Gernat of Palmer said one problem has been allowing individuals accused of childhood sexual crimes to stay...
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Barrow investigates missing money, drugs

...memo first to the assistant district attorney in Barrow, which was forwarded to the district attorney in Fairbanks.According to...was told when he met with the district attorney in Fairbanks that the there...
Police credit citizen tip for stabbing suspect arrest

...residence, said 'I'm going to do something about this,' and pulled out a knife and began stabbing her," Assistant District Attorney Nicholas Polasky wrote in an affidavit.Someone else was upstairs in the house at the time - a man identified in...
Trial takes grisly turn with 'horrifying' photos of gunshot victim

...enough case to disprove Kowalski's story of an accidental shooting, according to an old memo from a former Juneau district attorney.Friday marked the second day of Kowalski's trial, and it featured testimony from the deputy medical examiner...
Judge weighs in before murder trial

...not going to allow it in evidence," Menendez said in his ruling Tuesday, siding with prosecutors.Then-Juneau District Attorney Richard Svobodny penned the memo about four months after Sandra Perry's death, and a copy was provided to Perry...
Criminal history snares 'street hustler' with 20-year sentence

...possible" to ensure community safety. Assistant District Attorney Angie Kemp said Miller's criminal history was lengthy...person who will not be rehabilitated," Assistant District Attorney Angie Kemp said in court.The defense decried the...


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