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Fairbanks fugitive found in North Pole

...him.Police said Chambers gave them a false name and resisted arrest. He was handcuffed but managed to drive off in a patrol car. Police warned that Chambers was known to carry a gun and could be dangerous.The manhunt led officers Saturday to...
Kenai patrol car demolished during traffic stop

...police are seeking funds to replace a patrol car demolished during a traffic stop...19-year-old Anna Nisler rear-ended the patrol car.Hershberger was standing at the open right rear door of the patrol car.Nisler, Hershberger and the suspect...
Canine officer joins Nome Police Department

...drug detection training.Since arriving in Nome, Icon has been adjusting to the area, getting to know the town, the patrol car, the police station, the airport_all the places she'll be working. Once Officer Timm believes Icon is mentally...
Washington man sentenced in Anchorage police crash

...whales for the Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority.He was driving a rental car at the time of the collision with the patrol car, driven by officer Randy Hughes, who sustained a crushed hip and foot and has since retired from the police department...
Troopers: Vehicle of Homer man strikes patrol car

ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say a vehicle driven by a 19-year-old Homer man struck a patrol vehicle during a traffic stop on the Sterling Highway. Troopers say Joseph Newton was pulled over in a Subaru Legacy in Homer Wednesday night.
Police use side range of tools to deter bears

...good deterrent," Barnett said.EffectivenessThe effectiveness of the weapons depends on the bear. For most bears, a patrol car's lights and siren are enough, but the ones familiar with the noise may need rubber buckshot or pepper balls."I...
Unlucky sighting prompts police chase, arrest

...and they also confirmed Ratliff was the Camry's registered owner.Campbell said the responding officer turned on his patrol car's lights and sirens as he pursued the speeding Camry down Davis Avenue and onto Churchill Way.Police said the Camry...
Kids 'shop with a cop' at Walmart

...Guard, Alaska State Troopers, the Juneau Police Department, SEADOGS and NOAA pick the kids up at their house in a patrol car, shop at Walmart, then go back to the police station to wrap the presents."We just do it to try to give the families...
Man indicted for trying to ram police vehicle

...officer's attention by nearly ramming his van into a patrol car, according to court papers.Mark P. Harmon, 27...his brakes."The person in the backseat of Hatch's patrol car told Hatch he recognized the driver of the van as Harmon...
Driver awarded $375K for crash with Anchorage patrol car

...truck toward work through an intersection on Boniface Parkway. He testified he saw the patrol car heading toward him without emergency lights lit.The patrol car T-boned the pickup, striking it near the rear of the driver's side and pushed it...
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