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Police make arrest: Burglary wave may have crested

...JPD received a report of an alarm at the Blockbuster on Mendenhall Mall Road at about 4:13 a.m. Sunday. Responding officers found the intruders weren't able to pry the door open to gain entry, but there were pry marks on the back door...
Alaska police discover four bodies, handgun near family home

...west Kenai trail spotted clothing and what appeared to be human remains Saturday, police said in a statement.Responding officers found remains and items reported missing from the family's home.Police said it would take time to positively...
Police & Fire for Thursday, March 19, 2015

...39 p.m. near Basin Road, and the second report came in at 10:38 p.m. near Main and Seventh streets. Responding officers did not locate the source of either of the sounds.Theft? At 2:15 p.m. Monday, JPD received a report of a...
At liquor store, ski mask is ticket to jail

...front door, found that the employees had unlocked it and left. By that time, the employees had called 911 and responding officers intercepted Rivera."There was struggle on the ground and two officers got control of him," Campbell said. He...
JPD investigates gunshots in the valley

...of gunshots being fired around 8 p.m. Tuesday in the 3600 block of Amalga Street in the Mendenhall Valley.Responding officers found no one was injured in the incident, but it appeared someone illegally discharged a firearm, according to...
Juneau officer helps revive man at airport

The Juneau Police Department said a quick-responding officer helped save a man's life at the Juneau airport Monday morning.JPD Sgt. David Wrightson was working airport security when a...
Juneau man investigated for secretly taping kids

...videotaping" children. Police are not releasing the name of the store because of the ongoing investigation.Responding officers contacted the suspect at the scene and identified him. His name is not being released to the public because he...
Annoyed man tosses one-legged neighbor down stairs

...loud or something like that," Polasky said.Responding officers found the woman's door was open and broken...allege that Smith admitted to the crime to the responding officers."He reported he was tired of hearing (the woman...
Gunman arrested outside Nugget Mall after hours

...passerby called the Juneau Police Department shortly after midnight, scared the man would shoot her, police said.Responding officers found the man, whom they identified as Gregg Lawrence Kortesma, standing behind the mall displaying a rifle...
Man arrested for shooting off round in Switzer trailer

...block of Glacier Highway at about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, according to a Juneau Police Department news release.Responding officers contacted three people where the incident occurred, and an investigation revealed that Samuel StClair had been...


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