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String of gas siphonings across Juneau is 'Crime of the Week'

...block of North Douglas.JPD is recommending that drivers of vehicles built before the year 2000 consider purchasing a gas cap that locks. Vehicles built after 2000 often have a built-in valve that prevents someone from pushing a hose into the...
Juneau businesses, residents feel pinch at pump," Dusenberry said. He said gas has led to more problems than just paying a higher price. "I got to put locking gas caps on all my rigs," Dusenberry said. "I've got people stealing gas out of my rigs." He said with the cost increases...
Police & Fire

...Ptarmigan Street in the Mendenhall Valley. The vehicle also was dented. A woman reported at 8:42 a.m. Wednesday that the gas cap from her 1990 Ford Bronco had been stolen and burned cigarettes were jammed into the gas tank the previous night Trafalgar...
Police & Fire

...Toyota truck in the 11400 block of Glacier Highway in the Auke Bay area. Damage was estimated at $100 to the locking gas cap and $200 to the fuel tank. About 16 tablets of Vicodin, a prescription pain reliever, were reported stolen in the 3600...
Alaska Digest the window. The well-used car had cardboard beer cartons for a grill, a dim right rear brake light, and a broken gas cap door. It was uninsured and seven months behind on its registration, but it still proved irresistible to a thief. Snider...
JPD search for heating oil thieves top crime of the week

...fuel oil stolen from his fuel tank.The man said the theft occurred sometime in the previous four weeks. The locking gas cap was not properly secured.Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is encouraged to log onto the Juneau...
Police and fire blotter

...Sunday and 2:30 p.m. Monday. A woman, 36, reported pry marks around the door of her vehicle, one window broken and gas cap stolen. Another woman, 42, reported that jimmied locks were rendered inoperable. Jumper cables and a tire jack were...
Electric powered all-terrain vehicles hit Homer's roads as new travel alternative

...seats and small pickup bed, it appears similar to the gas-powered beach patrol rig used by Homer Police. Where the gas cap would be, though, a logo of a slash through a can suggests this puppy runs on a different kind of fuel. For the LSV...
Police and Fire

...A man reported at 2:42 a.m. today from Highland Drive that two men siphoned gasoline from vehicle and took the gas cap. Hit-and-run incidents: * A woman reported at 11:53 a.m. Tuesday near Glacier Highway that her vehicle was hit...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...stymied by a unique operating agreement at Prudhoe Bay. A geologic anomaly -- involving the mingling of the oil rim and the gas cap -- gave leaseholders varying percentages of oil and gas reserves, and the agreement didn't straighten out those differences...


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