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Thieves benefit from vehicle registration laws

ANCHORAGE - Some thieves in Anchorage have found that Alaska's vehicle registration laws make it fairly easy to fraudulently title cars and trucks, which can then be sold to unsuspecting buyers. "At least that's...
Supreme Court hears challenge to Alaska's sex-offender registry law

...and Darryl Thompson say the registration law amounts to retroactive punishment...state to enact a sex offender registration law in 1994. The state, like many...crimes when they passed the registration law. Experts on pedophiles say...
Alaska Digest

...required to live in Washington, have no contact with the victim or victim's family and comply with sex offender registration laws for 15 years. Johnson appeared in court Monday to enter the plea, but Collins postponed the hearings to make sure...
Northwest Digest

...national expert on sex-offender management, said letting offenders register as homeless undermines the state's registration law and gives the public a false sense of security. "The whole idea of registration is that we know where sex offenders...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Registration law: Is it worthless? By Gordon E...Archives Letter by Gordon E. Evans Registration law: Is it worthless? 021099 Oped 6...Gordon E. Evans Home>Archives> Registration law: Is it worthless? 28° AP...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...dangerous," said John La Fond, a law professor at the University of Missouri at Kansas City who follows sex offender registration law. "The plaintiffs have demonstrated that this law exposes them to serious harm in the community and thereby inflicts...
State wants old sex offender list online

...hardship upon the citizens of Alaska by denying to them the protection afforded by enforcement of the sex offender registration law against convicted sex offenders living in the state who committed their sex offense before Aug. 10, 1994," wrote...
State having trouble with sex offender law

...ANCHORAGE - Like all but one other state, Alaska has not yet complied with a 3-year-old federal sex offender registration law. The extended deadline is July. KTUU reported Alaska is having trouble complying with the Sex Offender Registration...
Registration law: Is it worthless?

Letter by Gordon E. Evans
Police and fire blotter

...about 8:30 p.m., police cited a man, 44, on South Franklin Street for violating the state's sex offender registration laws. At about 11 a.m. Sunday, police arrested a 32-year-old man for violating a domestic protection order at...


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