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North Pole police search for woman

...branch of Key Bank. The woman brandished a silver revolver and ordered the two employees to the floor at gunpoint. North Pole police Chief Paul Lindhag said it did not appear that the woman was trying to rob the bank. By the time police had arrived...
Pot symposium in Colorado draws Alaska officials

...from the Alaska Association of Chiefs of Police.Fairbanks Police Lt. Eric Jewkes will also attend, along with North Pole Police Chief Steve Dutra and the Fairbanks North Star Borough planning director.North Pole had a mandatory arrest policy...
Slain Alaska troopers remembered in memorial

...friend.Rich was born in Sayre, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Fairbanks. He first worked as a patrolman with the North Pole Police Department southeast of Fairbanks before deciding to join the troopers in 2011. With the troopers, he spent most...
Alaska Editorial: The killing of two Alaska State Troopers in Tanana wounds us all

...Lathrop High School. We know he was a solid hockey player at Lathrop, that he served four years in patrol with the North Pole Police Department before becoming a trooper in 2011, and that he worked as a patrol trooper out of Fairbanks for most of...
Man arrested after high-speed highway chase

FAIRBANKS - North Pole police say they pursued a man whose speed reached 120 mph before he drove into a ditch and was arrested.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...
Man shot by N. Pole police tied to jail plot who was fatally shot by a North Pole police officer was linked to an attempt...driveway on the outskirts of North Pole, police said. It was the second time...the 52-year history of the North Pole Police Department, Miller said. Alaska...
North Pole officer shoots ATV rider

FAIRBANKS - Alaska State Troopers are investigating a fatal shooting involving a North Pole police officer over the weekend. Police said the officer shot Hank Thomas Walker when he tried to ram the officer with his all terrain...
Boy identified in fatal accident with truck

...Daily News-Miner ( reports that the boy was 13-year-old James Johnallen Walters.North Pole police say the boy was killed Tuesday afternoon in a collision with the commercial truck at the entryway to the gas station...
Bomb-sniffing dog prompts road closure

...the dog detected the false-positive on an outgoing vehicle. As a safety precaution, Alaska State Troopers and North Pole police stopped traffic on the nearby highway. About 50 cars were stuck on the highway until it reopened. Eielson officials...
Local Briefs

...FAIRBANKS - A methamphetamine lab has been found in a reportedly vacant North Pole house near the Richardson Highway. North Pole police officer Steve Dutra said police were doing a welfare check at the house Wednesday night when they discovered materials...


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