Photo: Rollover crash on Egan

...Capital City Fire/Rescue crews and Juneau Police Department officers respond to a single vehicle rollover crash on Egan Drive inbound...Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge next to the highway. JPD Officer Jeremy Weske told the Empire that the driver was the vehicle's...
David Williams Richards

...woodshop where his greatest pleasure came from mentoring young workers and chatting it up "with the old guys."He served as an officer in the Juneau Home Builders Association and contributed time and talents to numerous community activities. He served for many...
VPSO who Tased Kake kids will not be charged

A Village Public Safety Officer will not be charged with a crime for tasering two boys in Kake who...troopers' website makes it clear that VPSOs are not trained police officers or troopers, but rather citizens who are trained to be first responders...
Tips lead police to arrest 2nd burglary suspect

...Police announced Wednesday afternoon that officers found 26-year-old Charles Smith the area Wednesday, which prompted officers to investigate. The name of the business...thanked members of the public for helping officers catch the suspect. Carroll was taken...
Driver looking at text crashes in Mendenhall wetlands

...Thursday afternoon, police say.Juneau Police Department officers responding to the 4 p.m. report of the single vehicle her phone to view a text message," the release by JPD Officer Jeremy Weske states. "The excessive speed and distracted...
On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

...not your typical neighborhood hill or playground."Yet by early afternoon, the sled riding was unimpeded by Capitol police officers, who maintained their usual posts around the building."I'm hoping that common sense and a kind heart are ringing through...
Guard taps Dunbar to help rewrite military justice code concluded.Dunbar will work on an update with soldiers, legislators and staff."Lt. Dunbar is a judge advocate officer with training in military law. He is also admitted to the Alaska Bar, and has experience in Juneau," Hummel said by email...
Police officer struck by patrol car trying to stop suspect

...struck and injured a fellow officer while trying to prevent a suspect...during an attempted arrest.Officer Aaron Hostetter suffered a statement.Prevention officers said they were watching video...outside in a car.Hostetter and Officer Gary Curtis parked in front...
Kodiak humpback whale is Fireside Lecture topic for March 6

...Troopers, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officers, graduate students, an intrepid 8th-grader, and several...specific for the task of conducting a full blown necropsy. NOAA officer Brent Pristas coordinated logistics to deliver the team of...
Sex offender gets 1 year for failing to register

...was released from a Juneau halfway house last summer.Alaska State Troopers arrested Bourdon in August after his probation officer reported his non-compliance to the investigating agency. He stood trial in Juneau District Court last month and was convicted...


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