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My Turn: Sex trafficking in Alaska

...charged with prostitution of themselves in the very same case they were charged with trafficking.In one case, Fairbanks police acting in an undercover capacity contacted a young woman in her hotel room. When she refused repeatedly to agree to...
4 troopers, 1 Fairbanks officer involved in shooting

FAIRBANKS - Four Alaska State Troopers and one Fairbanks police officer were involved in a deadly exchange of ensued, and ended when Perdue collided with a Fairbanks police cruiser.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
Fairbanks police grants set to expire in 2014

FAIRBANKS - Several state and federal grants that pay for 10 percent of Fairbanks police force are set to expire in 2014.The News-Miner reports that for three of the jobs - two traffic officers and a drug investigator...
Fairbanks police are back in black with new SUVs

FAIRBANKS - The Fairbanks Police Department has a new, retro look...Chargers.It's part of a move that Fairbanks Police Chief Laren Zager hopes will the mostly city driving that Fairbanks police do.Ford builds the vehicles especially...
Fairbanks police ordered to make traffic stops

FAIRBANKS - The chief of the Fairbanks Police Department has ordered patrol officers to make at least eight traffic stops every week.Chief Laren Zager announced the quota...
Fairbanks police make arrest in killing

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks police arrested a man in connection with a late April killing at the Frontier Lodge. Rick Anthony Martin, 35, was found dead in a room...
Fairbanks police say teen may have died of exposure

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks police say a teenage boy was found dead on the city's south side. The body of a boy estimated to be 14 or 15 was found Monday afternoon...
Fairbanks police say Taser still popular

...the Taser, according to the Fairbanks Police Department. The encounter ended...causing permanent injury," said Fairbanks police Sgt. Matt Soden, who instructs...something that we're aware of." Fairbanks Police Chief Dan Hoffman said that...
Fairbanks police focus on chronic street drunks

FAIRBANKS - Police have formed a task force to enact a zero tolerance policy for crime...inebriate population as a group of 50 to 100 mostly middle-age men. Fairbanks police now believe that there are 200 or more in town.
Heroin found in Fairbanks child's toy packaging

FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks police say a small bag of heroin was found in the packaging of a local child's toy.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner says police were...


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