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Search underway for Ketchikan hiker

...Kashevarof, 31, was located after a hasty search by Sitka Mountain Rescue, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Sitka Police Department, and he was taken to the hospital as a precaution."It seems that whenever the seasons changes and hunters...
Missing hunter found by Sitka Mountain Rescue

...lost on Friday night, Alaska State Troopers reported. Sitka Mountain Rescue, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and the Sitka Police Department responded to the case.Kashevarof was found about 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning and taken to a local hospital...
Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

...police custody in September 2014.The review was first reported by KCAW-FM in Sitka and was requested by the Sitka Police Department, the radio station reported.Video footage of the arrest was captured by closed-circuit TV cameras and posted...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...a suspect died after being Tased. The officer was exonerated in that case and while he no longer works at the Sitka Police Department, Schmitt has said he left in good standing.
Sitka officials talk about leaked jail video

...shows a young man being Tased in the city jail, Sitka city officials on Wednesday expressed confidence in the Sitka Police Department, and said that the incident resulted in minor changes in department policy after it occurred a little over one...
Sitkans help give soldiers survival lessons

...culture. Other organizations pitching in were the U.S. Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Sitka Police Department and the Alaska Marine Safety Education Association.Ewers said the soldiers learned how to build shelters, start...
Somber day in Sitka

...before 7 p.m., Officer Gary Cranford of the Sitka Police Department arrived at the church, which has functioned as...the slide, said Lance Ewers an officer with the Sitka Police Department.Ewers said the remaining sediment, which officials...
Juneau drug dealer gets 15 years

...he was arrested by police upon receipt. The arrest was a joint effort by JPD, the USPS Inspection Service, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Coast Guard Investigative Service, Alaska State Troopers and the Sitka Police Department.
Eyak's sinking leaves Port Alexander isolated

...Alaska State Troopers, the Eyak ran aground on or near Calligan Island early Monday morning. Ryan Silva, of the Sitka Police Department, got a call around 5 a.m. that someone needed help.The Coast Guard helicopter at Air Station Sitka was already...
'Mira' leads to arrest of alleged predator

...Juneau District Court and was appointed a public defender.The case against Hudson began in January 2013 when the Sitka Police Department received a report from the state Office of Children's Services that a 16-year-old girl said she was abused...


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