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Group eyes roof for Ketchikan skate park

...Street, but I don't hear or see the same number of people in the courthouse," said McCreary, who noted that the Ketchikan Police Department reported a general drop in skateboard-related complaints after the park opened.Tulli compared the...
Ketchikan police seize marijuana, mushrooms

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan police acting on a tip from the U.S. Postal Service inspector's...Arrest warrants were issued for the apartment's two residents. Ketchikan Police Chief Ed Talik says the postal inspector told police that 2 pounds...
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Ketchikan police seize 5.5 pounds of pot

KETCHIKAN - A 59-year-old Ketchikan man has been charged with felony drug counts after a search of his home that police say turned up 5.5 pounds of marijuana.The Ketchikan Daily News reported George B. Friend is charged with four counts of misconduct involving a controlled substance.Police with a search warrant Monday also recovered three chocolate-covered psilocybin (sil-oh-SEYE'-bin) mushrooms, packaging materials, digital scales and $8,000.Police Sgt. Andy Berntson says the street value of the marijuana at $500 per ounce is about $44,000.
Drug bust on fishing boat leads to more charges

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan police have charged another suspect in relation to a November drug vessel Prince.According to the affidavit provided by Ketchikan Police Sgt. Andy Berntson, Petersen was seen "quickly diving" out...
Ketchikan police, DEA seize nearly 1 pound of heroin

KETCHIKAN - Police and federal Drug Enforcement Agency...package mailed to the home, and with Ketchikan police, used a warrant to search the residence, Ketchikan Police detective Charlie Johnson said.They...
Ketchikan Police Department hiring

...Sirevog is looking for a few good locals to join the Ketchikan Police Department. In addition to the usual classified...joining the department. When at full strength, the Ketchikan Police Department has 26 sworn officers, according to Sirevog...
The guns of August reach Alaska

...whether the weapons are bound for special teams or ordinary patrol officers.Alan Bengaard has been a member of the Ketchikan Police Department since 1988 and chief since 2011. His attitude toward his department's automatic weapons is clear-cut...
Driver, 66, takes gun from robber

KETCHIKAN - Ketchikan police say a young man tried to rob a 66-year-old driver at gunpoint...and black shoes. Anyone with information is asked to contact Ketchikan police. The victim was shaken, but not hurt.
Police searching for missing 19-year-old

KETCHIKAN - The Ketchikan Police Department is looking for a 19-year-old man who has been missing since Sunday. Deputy Police Chief Josh Dossett said Michael...
Fisherman suspected of boating drunk

...The Coast Guard assisted the Ketchikan Police Department in arresting a early Sunday morning to Ketchikan Police Department reporting the fishing...of the vessel was arrested by Ketchikan police and charged with boating while...


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