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Ketchikan Police Department to use body cameras

...Department hopes to have all patrol officers equipped with body cameras by the end of the year.Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett said the department has been talking about implementing body cameras for more than a year, according to the Ketchikan...
Ketchikan man remains missing after 6 months

...Ketchikan Daily News.The case is still open, but there have been no new developments, said Ketchikan Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett.Banhart's cousin MaryAnn Bright, of Anchorage, filed a presumptive death petition in Ketchikan District Court...
Ketchikan man dies from stabbing after altercation

...wound to the upper abdomen, according to a news release from the Ketchikan Police Department.Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett, in a phone interview Monday morning, said there appeared to have been an altercation between two men at the residence...
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Some banks bowing out of dealing with pot business

...Come Feb. 24, the borough's ban will be void, according to both Borough Attorney Scott Brandt-Erichsen and Josh Dossett, deputy chief of the Ketchikan Police Department.French said in an email to the Daily News on Tuesday that while...
Police searching for missing 19-year-old

...Ketchikan Police Department is looking for a 19-year-old man who has been missing since Sunday. Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett said Michael Abt and his parents moved to Ketchikan earlier this month from Sitka. Abt vanished from an apartment the...
Ketchikan man charged with hacksaw assault the leg of 42-year-old Ted R. Glasser as he lay unconscious in Estes' home. Ketchikan Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett told the Ketchikan Daily News that the department received a 911 call just after 9 a.m. Thursday and could hear yelling...
Ferry system ends free ride program for uniformed officers

...the ferry Matanuska in Ketchikan shows the benefit having an officer on board a ship.Ketchikan Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett said a mass shooting at sea exposes a weakness in law enforcement's ability to respond, and by the time officers...
Ketchikan councilman charged with possessing child pornography

...He was arraigned Saturday morning and pleaded innocent. He was released on $30,000 bail.Acting Police Chief Josh Dossett said Shay dropped off the computer and a printer at the shop, saying there was a problem with both."When the tech...
Alaska Digest

...Thayer. Tests returned recently showed that Elliot's blood was clear of alcohol and drugs, said Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett. The investigation results were turned over to the Ketchikan District Attorney's office, which has no plans to file...
Ketchikan officer crashes SUV in basin

...sole occupant, Sgt. Howard Townsend, suffered bumps and bruises in the incident early Sunday morning, Deputy Chief Josh Dossett said. Townsend refused pain medication until he was tested for drugs and alcohol in his system. Townsend was on duty...


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