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Report: Big problems in DOC

...Walker has named Walt Monegan to serve as interim director of the Department of Corrections to replace Taylor.Lt. Kris Sell, a Juneau Police Department officer and a director of the Alaska Peace Officers Association, said she had found Taylor...
In one weekend, 5 drug overdoses in Juneau

...Etheridge confirmed that two of the four heroin patients had used China White heroin, which Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said Juneau does not usually see."We usually see a tar heroin, which is a dark, kind of sticky, looks like what...
Police seeks home burglar who stole guns, wedding ring

...according to a Juneau Police Department 'Crime of the Week' press release. No one was home at the time, JPD Lt. Kris Sell said.The Tuesday press release states the burglar made off with two handguns: a Ruger Redhawk .357 in stainless steel...
On heroin deaths: 'Something had to be done'

...board. JPD says six people have died of a heroin overdose in Juneau since February."I think it's awesome," Lt. Kris Sell said of the group, "because it's going to take everybody. This can't be just a police department issue."The...
'He was like a ghost': Sister of late heroin user speaks out

...heroin in Juneau since February.That number in such a small time frame is unheard of, Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said. Historically, drug overdoses were considered "fairly rare," she said."We've always felt there were plenty...
Police seek help finding truck, driver involved in hit-and-run

...hit-and-run in the Fred Meyer parking lot.In a "Crime of the Week" news release, Juneau Police Department Lt. Kris Sell said two people were inside a white Toyota Camry when it was struck by the mid-size red truck at about 4:18 p.m...
Vandals take aim at new library, shoot windows

...Thunder Mountain High School on Riverside Drive: Two windows look like they've been damaged by a BB gun pellet.JPD Lt. Kris Sell said vandals took aim at the library on two occasions sometime between Sept. 1-8."It appears the windows were shot...
JPD seeks man with five warrants out for his arrest

...asking the public for help finding a 31-year-old Juneau resident wanted on several outstanding warrants.JPD Lt. Kris Sell said in an information release that five warrants have been issued for David John Dempsey Guthrie's arrest in the past...
Can anyone help police identify this burglar?"The burglar was wearing a white or light grey Under Armour hooded sweatshirt with a green hood," JPD Lt. Kris Sell wrote in a statement. "When he leaves the store, he pushes the hood back to show dark hair several inches long in front...
Business burglary is 'Crime of the Week' only worth about $500 but has sentimental value as it was given to the owner by his late father," noted JPD Lt. Kris Sell in the release.Anyone with information about the burglary or theft can report a tip to JPD at 586-0600 or to Juneau...


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