Sometimes children are people who kill

...Vacca isn't necessarily one of them. Vacca was the Arizona shooting-range instructor killed this week by a 9-year-old girl...I have a friend who enjoys going out to the countryside and shooting things up for fun. That won't change. But if we don't...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014

...Fish Creek Road in the 10000 block of North Douglas Highway. Officers contacted a group of about eight people who had been shooting off large fireworks in the quarry area off lower Fish Creek Road. No citations were issued due to pending calls.Theft...
US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

...FBI was "in these programs neck deep," with an "obvious and inescapable" duty to proceed.Hoover worried that when the shooting in Alaska started the FBI would be "left holding the bag.""If a crisis arose we would be in the midst of another 'Pearl...
We must fix the criminal justice system the scene couldn't agree on what happened.Christopher Bell wrote in Politico Magazine that the internal review of the shooting, and the haste with which the officer who had killed his son was cleared, seemed inadequate. It would make more sense...
Case closed on dog shooting death

Police have concluded their investigation of the shooting death of an allegedly aggressive 6-year-old mixed-breed...Campbell said according to the reports it sounded like the shooting was justified."It sounds like the 15-year-old was...
Juneau Gun Club to host Waterfowl hunters league

...shot gunner league. The league event is one round (25 shots each) of handicap and wobbles trap shooting as a pre-waterfowl hand-eye-shooting contest. The events will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 31, Sept. 7 and Sept...
Animal Control, JPD investigate animal shooting

...investigation to examine the circumstances leading up to the shooting, said Gastineau Humane Society Executive Director Matt Musslewhite...very much ongoing."Animal Control received a report of the shooting of a canine at about 5:20 p.m. Friday from a caller at...
Man charged in shooting death of caretaker

...assisted living home allegedly called police to report the shooting, according to court documents.Paul Miller, 51, was waiting...client who lived in the house told police he didn't see the shooting, but heard three or four shots.That man, according to court...
Woman in shooting outside Kenai Walmart pleads guilty

A woman originally charged with attempted murder in a shooting outside of the Kenai Walmart last November pleaded guilty to two class "B" felonies and a class "A" misdemeanor Thursday in...
Man arrested for shooting off round in Switzer trailer

A 36-year-old Juneau man was arrested on criminal mischief and weapons misconduct charges Tuesday night for allegedly shooting a round through the ceiling of his Switzer Village trailer, police say.Police responded to a report of a shot fired at the...


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