Three JPD officers graduate from academy today

...will graduate from the Alaska Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka today...class of 17, the Department of Public Safety announced by email Thursday afternoon...state troopers and two Village Public Safety Officers, as well as officers...
Wary governors halt, question plan to accept Syrian refugees

...screening procedures to ensure public safety. The Republican sent a letter...those fleeing violence but that public safety is the top priority.VERMONT...Virginia's governor says his public safety team is communicating with federal...
Nation and World
Report: Big problems in DOC

...perhaps be a nationwide search," for a permanent replacement, Walker said.Monegan had served as commissioner of public safety under Gov. Sarah Palin until his July 2008 dismissal amid controversy. A subsequent report found Monegan's dismissal...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...encouraged" through a directive from Schmitt, and Alaska Public Safety Training Academy Commander Chad Goeden said the technique...Hoogendorn came from New Mexico and was not trained at the Public Safety Academy. That officer also had a history with a previous...
My Turn: Don't wait for Alaska to crash out and when that happens, it would be great to have saved enough to help pay for education, transportation, public safety and all the other things that define a civilized society. I know this because I worked for former Gov. Jay Hammond...
Prison farm beds might be needed again to house prisoners

...Schuster, Pew Charitable Trusts senior associate for the Public Safety Performance Project, said if additional reforms are...recommendations, which will include ways to increase public safety, will be released in December.Schuster shared his...
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

...Procedures. Testing. Identification of co-admixture of drugs/substances. Legal ramifications. Penalties.? Public Safety: Police. Troopers. Emergency Medical Services. Fire Department. Driving. Flying. Boating. Citizen Safety...
Mat-Su paper files complaint against trooper

...complaint with the Department of Public Safety after an Alaska State Trooper...News reported.The Department of Public Safety is investigating.According to...card hours later.Department of Public Safety Col. James Cockrell declined...
Anchorage mayor says police recruitment a priority

...a campaign promise to improve public safety, partially through police recruitment...for its people is provide for public safety," said Berkowitz. "We have...undertaken in the past."The public safety budget will increase by $5 million...
State Troopers to use underwater sonar camera

...gadget they say will help with underwater rescue and recovery efforts.KTVA-TV reported that troopers and Village Public Safety Officers are currently training with a submersible robotic camera that uses sonar to detect underwater objects or bodies...


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