We must fix the criminal justice system

...father, Christopher Bell, wasn't satisfied. A private investigator hired by the family found a number of starting details...passed the law with bipartisan support. Now, two or more investigators from an outside agency must review officer-involved fatalities...
Predicting seal behavior

...environmental factors like tide, temperature, and boat activity affect harbor seals, says Gail Blundell, ADF&G's principle investigator for the statewide research program on harbor seals. But the department doesn't always know to what extent. So this summer...
P-burg bomber indicted

...with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Alcohol and Tobacco and Firearms swooped in to investigate.Investigators found Weaver had about 20 pounds of explosive mixture in his van when he drove himself to the local clinic, and he had...
Three charged with Las Vegas-to-Alaska drug smuggling conspiracy

...pounds of cocaine into the airport.Blue gave the drugs to Cole in an airport bathroom, according to the indictment. Investigators seized the cocaine and arrested Cole before he boarded a flight to Anchorage, prosecutors said.Conviction on the drug...
Juneau School District hires special investigator for hazing case

...moved to Juneau, and it was his decision to hire an outside investigator.Sedor was chosen because he has worked with the district...on legal issues and investigations, and Miller wanted an investigator "who was from outside, who didn't have a connection to...
Sheriff: Ex-Marine inquired about body disposal

...dispose of a human body, a sheriff's investigator said.Christopher Lee, 24, admitted...dispose of a human body," a sheriff's investigator wrote in a document filed in San day.Erin Corwin's friend told investigators that Corwin and Lee were having an...
My Turn: Bill Walker is now a target

...just want results."When Bill announced his candidacy in 2009, rather than address current issues, Republicans sent an investigator to Valdez to examine Bill's actions as mayor and councilmember in the 1970s. Parnell recently posted a distorted photo...
Teen charged as an adult in Delta Junction fires

...burned May 15.Prosecutors said Alaska State Troopers investigators could not immediately determine how the fire started, taking $750 in alcohol, prosecutors said.He told investigators the fire was set by igniting boxes in the lodge basement...
Crew, controller faulted in 2013 cargo plane crash

...mountain in 2013, a report by federal investigators has concluded.The National Transportation...pilots should have known, according to investigators."The flight crewmember's acceptance...contained on the published procedure," investigators said.The airplane crashed at 8...
Body of Marine's missing wife found in mine shaft

...papers.Erin Corwin's friend told investigators that Corwin and Lee were having an...been harmed by an unknown firearm," investigators wrote in the documents. "Sometime...birthday.Lee, a former Marine, told investigators that he was not with Corwin that day...


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