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March indictments

The Juneau District Attorney's Office presents cases to a grand jury just about every Friday. Copies of the indictments are usually available to the Empire...
Cyber-watchful parent stops Facebook hook-up

...and alerted authorities, prosecutors said."This case was brought to our attention by a vigilant parent," Juneau District Attorney James Scott said in an interview Friday at his office.Scott declined to provide more details about the case...
Charges reduced in 'problem bear' killing it to authorities.After the investigation, troopers developed a theory about what happened, which Juneau District Attorney James Scott summed up in court: Houck had reported the bear as a "problem bear" previously to the Alaska Department...
Alleged burglars behind spree enter plea city in the past several months. The other suspects remain at large.The grand jury convened by the Juneau District Attorney's Office leveled most of the charges - 7 in all - against Tullis. He is facing a second-degree burglary...
VPSO who Tased Kake kids will not be charged

...abuse. She told the Empire that the VPSO should have "known better" even though her child wasn't injured.Juneau District Attorney James Scott agreed, saying the VPSO demonstrated a "horrible" lapse of judgment."I think everyone sees...
Vicious beating leads to felony assault indictment

...immediately regain consciousness. He was medevaced out of Juneau by helicopter to another medical facility.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said in court Monday the victim is still receiving medical treatment. A police report indicated...
Man's 'terrorizing' break-in ends with a guilty verdict

...because the victims were city employees, and that the DA never offered a plea deal to his son.In an interview, Juneau District Attorney James Scott vigorously denied treating this case differently from any other because of the victims. He said...
Sex offender gets 1 year for failing to register

...of sexually predatory behavior in Southeast Alaska that dates from the late 1970s to as recent as last year.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said alarmingly, Bourdon was caught following two children around Fred Meyer in November 2014 and...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

...another staff member on Tuesday. The inmate remains in custody at JYC, and charges are being forwarded to the Juneau District Attorney's office. JYC Director Jess Lujan told the Empire no injuries were reported. He could not elaborate more about...
Grand jury issues six indictments

...a true bill.Indictments are formal accusations of illegal activity but they are not evidence of guilt. The Juneau District Attorney's office usually presents cases to the grand jury on Fridays, and the indictments are usually made available...


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