Police & Fire for Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

...continues into a report of a domestic violence order violation.Drug activity? At 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, JPD contacted four juveniles smoking marijuana in a wooden area at the end of Valley Boulevard. They were released to their parents.Fire and medical...
Police blotter for Monday, Aug. 24, 2015

...a vehicle left in the 8100 block of Egan Drive was impounded.Liquor violation? At 6:07 a.m. Saturday, several juveniles were contacted and cited for minor consumption in the 1800 block of Mark Alan Street. They were turned over to their gaurdians...
Man dies in rollover crash of minivan north of North Pole

...minivan left the highway and rolled.A woman passenger in the minivan was flown with injuries to an Anchorage hospital.Three juveniles in the minivan were transported to a hospital for evaluation.The crash occurred 5.5 miles north of North Pole and a mile...
Girls to stay in adult court in classmate stabbing case

...convicted as adults. The juvenile system, in contrast...girls could be held as juveniles for only five years...argued they belong in juvenile court because their...Thursday, writing that juveniles aren't as culpable...moved them into the juvenile system they'd be free...
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Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 15, 2015

...Thursday, Alaska State Troopers were notified that two young hikers were lost on West Glacier Trail. Investigation revealed the juveniles were disoriented and unable to locate the trail. A U.S. Forest Service officer and an Alaska State Trooper responded to...
On the Trails: Small pleasures add up

...A flock of small sandpipers (known as "peeps" - I don't fuss about specific IDs at this time of year, when there are juveniles and molting adults to confuse things) was foraging busily on the mudflats. From behind us, a dark merlin shot down over...
Judge: Not told 6 kids killed in shooting faced danger

...found dead in their Houston home said Wednesday that he was never told the kids were in any "immediate physical danger."Juvenile Court Judge Glenn Devlin took the unusual step Wednesday of commenting on the 2013 case, issuing a statement defending his...
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Anchorage teen who hit, killed cyclist in court Friday

...Ingaldson, has asked the judge to consider putting Ellis in the juvenile system until she is 20 years old. Ellis was 17 at the time...Victims' Rights argues that Ellis should not be treated as a juvenile. In a document filed with the court, the office says the...
On the Trails: How young dippers learn

...particular species). It seems likely that much of the education of juvenile dippers occurs by some observational learning (i.e., watching...their prey-recognition skills.After two or three months, juvenile dippers are fairly proficient at flying, swimming, diving...
Right whale surveys begin in Gulf of Alaska

...numbers of whales were taken in historic commercial whaling in the Gulf of Alaska.Future impacts"In 2005, we located a juvenile right whale off Kodiak. This gives us some hope about the future of the population," Rone said. "But we remain concerned...


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