Program offers inmates skills for outside success

...inmates Dana Hilbish and Rachel Burkhart, along with Lana Grist of the Department of Corrections Division of Probation and Parole.Hilbish and Burkhart stressed that the transition from prison to outside life was far from easy.Hilbish, who served 21...
Ex-Alaskan sentenced for murdering girlfriend in prison with the possibility of parole. Steven M. Wilson, formerly of Anchorage...state Paroling Authority will decide on parole. Prosecutors say they will urge that Wilson...minimum term before he is eligible for parole.
Ex-Alaskan sentenced for murdering girlfriend

...has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole.Steven M. Wilson, 27, was convicted May 27 of second-degree...Prosecutors want Wilson to serve 40 years before eligibility for parole. The state Paroling Authority will decide when he's eligible...
Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life

...Pa. - A newlywed couple whose Craigslist ad lured a stranger to his death were sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole by a judge who said their "permanent removal" from society is appropriate.Neither 19-year-old Miranda Barbour nor her...
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...
Man pleads guilty to abusing two girls

...hearing in Juneau Superior Court. He is scheduled to be sentenced Dec. 12.Once behind bars, Griffin will not be eligible for parole. He is also not eligible for "good time," the Department of Corrections policy that knocks off a third of a defendant's...
Police & Fire for Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014

...At 2:25 a.m. Wednesday, JPD assisted adult probations by transporting two subjects to LCCC who were remanded by a parole officer on Cinema Drive.? At 10:04 a.m. Wednesday, an investigation continued into a report of a family law violation...
Alaska Supreme Court: Prisoner's rights violated not allowed any recreation except one hour of exercise outside the cell.DeRemer is serving his sentence at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward. His estimated release date is 2094, depending on when he is eligible for parole.
Today in History

...Heinze Jr., who reported finding the bodies, was later convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole. Space shuttle Discovery and seven astronauts blazed into orbit on a flight to the international space station.One year ago...
Man convicted of ax attack admits to parole violation

...served time for throwing an ax at his wife may be headed back to prison.Todd E. Richards, 48, admitted Monday he violated parole, and is slated to be sentenced today in Juneau Superior Court.Richards was found guilty of third-degree assault and fourth-degree...


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