Moving On

...Abbott publish his prison memoir, "In The Belly Of The Beast," shortly before the murder, and had also helped him gain parole. Actress Susan Sarandon also became an Abbott fan, based on his literary fame, going so far as to name her son Jack Henry...
Anchorage police release name of man killed in shootout

...morning with Anchorage police was a convicted felon wanted on a parole violation, police said Tuesday.Police identified the man...possession of a gun.Police had a warrant for his arrest based on a parole violation, the department said, and he was driving a stolen...
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda's power lines. HB79Criminalizes giving marijuana to someone under 21, changes marijuana rules for probation and parole, defines where marijuana can be displayed. HB80Repeals HB278 (passed last year), which requires high school students to...
State | AK legislature
Budget closeouts among things to watch in Legislature

...expected on the House floor next month. Parole officer caseloadThe House State Affairs...set a maximum caseload for probation and parole officers. In his sponsor statement...amount of time that many probation and parole officers can spend with those under their...
State | AK legislature
March trial for wrongful death of Hoonah officer

...named in the lawsuit as a third-party defendant, is presently serving two consecutive 99-year prison sentences without parole.The city argues it was not negligent in training the officers and that it is not responsible for the two men's deaths...
Drunken driver gets 32 years for deaths of 15-year-olds

...scare people from driving while drunk.Saxby called his sentence the harshest of its kind. He noted Graham would be eligible for discretionary parole after 20 years.Graham is scheduled to appear in court May 8 for a restitution hearing.
Arsonist facing parole violations for assault

...years ago for burning down a historic Juneau church is facing parole violations for committing a new crime, prosecutors say.Robert...charged with violating probation, but he may have violated his parole, a subject to be determined by the Alaska Department of Corrections...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

...2500 block of Mendenhall Loop Road. A passenger, Kevin Belcourt, was arrested on an outstanding Juneau Alaska State Trooper parole warrant. Belcourt was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and lodged without bail. The vehicle was impounded.? At...
Legislators file first round of bills

...municipalities to provide public transportation.? HB 22 - Rep. Tuck - Establishes a maximum caseload for probation and parole officers.? HB 23 - Rep. Garan Tarr, D-Anchorage - Creates a sexual abuse and sexual assault awareness and prevention...
Local | AK legislature
Police & Fire for Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

...m. Saturday, JPD responded to a disturbance in the 400 block of Third Street, and Robert Kepley was remanded to LCCC for a parole violation. Alcohol was involved.? At 7:43 p.m. Saturday, JPD conducted a traffic stop in the 2700 block of Egan Drive...


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