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Training for Trouble: Police, firefighters, EMS and a bit of Hollywood-style makeup help prepare for school shooters would any volunteer for whom the action was too rough.The integrated training is new to Juneau, CCFR EMS training officer Sandi Kelly said, and so is the reintroduction of tourniquet use."We've actually been training on tourniquets...
Jury deliberates after cop killer pleads the Fifth

...who took his first police job in Hoonah and was an officer for three years) proper training in the field by a training officer. Choate said the Hoonah police chief at the time had signed off on Wallace's paperwork, or "pen-whipped...
Slain Alaska troopers remembered in memorial

...force in 1993. He spent his career in Fairbanks and worked a variety of roles, including patrol trooper, field training officer and canine officer, instructor and canine unit supervisor. He also had worked as a supervisor of a Fairbanks-area...
Academic recognitions at USAFA he held positions in his cadet squadron as training clerk, training NCO, element leader, assistant training officer and safety officer.He earned his solo glider wings August 2010 and was selected for Student Instructor Pilot training...
CCFR Fire Academy cancelled

The Capital City Fire/Rescue Fire Academy has been cancelled due to a low number of participants.CCFR Training Officer Nathan Young said the academy started off in January with seven recruits, but two dropped out midway through the...
Learn CPR this 4th of July

...more Juneau residents will be able to aid someone who has gone into cardiac arrest.Capital City Fire/Rescue EMS Training Officer Sandi Kelly says many Americans may not act during a cardiac emergency because they do not know Cardiopulmonary resuscitation...
Attorney: Hoonah slow to release information about slain officers

...Tokuoka and Anthony Wallace - that none of them were trained by individuals in the department who were certified field training officers, who were highly experienced," Choate said. "Instead, their training occurred with Chief (Jeff) Hankla who...
Juneau citizens recognized for saving cardiac arrest victim at airport

...CCFR believes the man to be a business owner and "snowbird" who lives and works in Juneau seasonally.CCFR EMS Training Officer Sandi Kelly said even though Thursday's ceremony was belated, CCFR wanted to make sure to thank all the citizen and...
Mounties to increase scrutiny on the border

...more than a half-billion dollars into the RCMP to improve national security. After a winter of recruiting and training officers, the unit is looking to its first summer in action. The biggest issues at the Yukon-Alaska border are drug and...
Firefighters worked hearts out

...layer of sheetrock backed by two layers of plywood greatly hampered this effort. Within 10 minutes of the alarm, Training Officer John George arrived on the scene and using a thermal imager found that the fire had already spread through the second...


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