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Sitka police officer rescued after fall

SITKA - An off-duty Sitka police officer had to be rescued after falling 200 yards down a cliff while out hunting. Kyle Ferguson, 31, was rescued early Friday...
Sitka officer charged with wildlife offense

SITKA - A veteran Sitka police officer is on paid administrative leave as he faces a misdemeanor...Neva Strait. They seized Rice's rifles.Rice has been with the Sitka Police Department for 24 years.Police Chief Sheldon Schmitt the city...
Police continue investigation into Sitka woman missing for 9 months

SITKA - Sitka police continue to collect information and track down leads in the was spotted on the Nelson Logging Road. Sitka Mountain Rescue, Sitka police, family and other volunteers searched several areas of town extensively...
Probe of Sitka police finds no wrongdoing

...SITKA - An investigation of the Sitka Police Department has found no criminal...John Baeza. McLendon resigned as Sitka police chief prior to the investigation...district attorney works daily with Sitka police officers, Parkes said. Current...
Sitka: Police seize marijuana, firearms

Sitka Police seized a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and two firearms...Inspector and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration are assisting Sitka police with the investigation, which is supported by a grant from the Bureau...
Sitka police lieutenant will not be prosecuted

...Appeals will not pursue criminal prosecution against Sitka Police Lt. John Baeza, Police Chief Bill McLendon announced...separate investigation is being conducted internally by the Sitka Police Department. "We didn't want any appearance of improprieties...
Sitka: Police detain alleged illegal immigrant

Sitka police Tuesday detained a man on suspicion of being an illegal immigrant, after...custody of U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service officials, said Sitka Police Officer Kim Taylor. INS officials will fly Mayorga to Anchorage for further...
Sitka Police lieutenant fired

Lt. John Baeza has been fired from the Sitka Police Department, Chief Bill McLendon announced Jan.'s place of employment, accompanied by another Sitka police officer, McLendon said. Another employee at the complainant's...
Searchers find body of missing man in Haines

...Anyone with information about Falzerano's whereabouts are asked to call troopers in Juneau at 465-4000 or the Sitka Police Department at 747-3245.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at emily.miller@juneauempire...
Church computer seizure will bring no charges

SITKA - Sitka police say an investigation of computers seized...closed. The Diocese of Juneau had called Sitka police when computer monitoring software alerted...possible child pornography offense. Sitka police seized the computers Nov. 16 and they...
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