Honor fallen police officers

The Capital City Chapter of the Alaska Peace Officers Association is inviting members of the public to attend...President John F. Kennedy designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day in 1962, and the week in which that...
Utah police officers suspended for bikini video shoot

SALT LAKE CITY - Two Utah peace officers have been suspended without pay over a risque video shoot featuring bikini-clad women firing high-powered weapons.The Utah...
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Empire Editorial: For Christmas, we'd like to give ...

...displaced patrons of the Glory Hole and programs like St. Vincent de Paul's "Adopt-a-Family" and the Alaska Peace Officers Association's "Shop with a Cop." You deserve nothing but the best this Christmas, and we're honored to call...
No family turned away

...donations from the community.St. Vincent's "Adopt-A-Family" program, now in it's 13th year, and the Alaska Peace Officer Association's "Shop with a Cop" program were in dire need of funding this year.Then their wishes were granted...
Cops show kids Christmas spirit

...went shopping for Christmas presents on Saturday with local police officers. Dee Ojard, secretary of the Alaska Peace Officers Association, said the annual "Shop with a Cop" event raised more than $10,000 from community members after the...
More 'Shop with a Cop' families covered but donations still needed

The Capital City Chapter of the Alaska Peace Officer Association will be able to purchase Christmas dinner and presents for five more families in need this holiday season, thanks...
Manokotak man convicted of killing VPSO

...reported a Dillingham jury late Tuesday afternoon convicted 44-year-old Leroy Dick Jr. of first-degree murder of a peace officer in the death of Officer Thomas Madole.Sentencing is scheduled for March.Manokotak is about 350 miles southwest...
Crashing through the snow

...Sell, who in the past has helped organize free winter driving classes at JPD through the local chapter of the Alaska Peace Officers Association, echoed the sentiment."The best advice I can give is to slow down," she said by email. "It is very slippery...
Police seek donors for Christmas program

Every year, the Capital City Chapter of the Alaska Peace Officers Association "adopts" families for its Shop With a Cop program, which provides Christmas dinner and gifts to families in need...
APOA receives enough funds for 'Shop with a Cop'

...that were nominated for the upcoming "Shop with a Cop" event, according to the Capital City Chapter of the Alaska Peace Officers Association."Juneau has proven to be an overwhelmingly generous community," APOA board member and Juneau Police...


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