Ferry system ends free ride program for uniformed officers

KETCHIKAN - Uniformed and armed officers can no longer ride for free on state ferries after...reported.The intent behind the program was that the presence of a uniformed officer would offer a restraining influence on unruly passengers...
On Writing: JPD against the Borg

...from-of all places-the Juneau Police Department."Of all places": let me confess to a prejudice. In my experience, our uniformed services tend to be among the worst offenders in producing documents puffed up with bureaucratic linguistic bloat. So I have...
Arizona police confirm 11th vehicle attack on Interstate

...Firearms, local police and undercover law enforcement officers."We have a number of officers ... both uniformed, non-uniformed, plainclothes, undercover vehicles, marked vehicles on the road patrolling, looking for the suspect, looking...
Nation and World
Luxury birthing clinics spur cesarean 'epidemic' in Brazil

...makeovers to prepare fatigued new mothers for their close-ups are included in the standard package at the Perinatal. With its uniformed bellhops pushing luggage-laden roller carts and a cafe serving flutes of Champagne, the clinic more resembles a boutique...
Nation and World
Pope Francis wraps up joyful US visit with big open-air Mass

...He greeted the men one by one, telling them to use their time behind bars to get their lives back on track.The blue-uniformed inmates, some of them heavily tattooed, appeared moved. They clasped Francis' hands, and two gave him a hug.During...
Nation and World
Thank You: Thank you from the Juneau Sister Cities Committee

...councilman John Streicker and his wife Susan accepted. Whitehorse was well-represented and made us proud during the parade. Six uniformed Mounties marched in lock-step behind Juneau's Sister Cities' banner. Streicker and his wife walked with committee members...
Mammoth scope of shutdown revealed

...end. The homeland security and emergency management division would operate in an emergency but would otherwise shut down. Uniformed Alaska National Guard members would stay on duty. Department of Natural ResourcesUsing fees, state parks would stay open...
State | AK legislature
Police shooting, protests put Ferguson back on edge

...Organization of Black Struggle.Belmar said it is common to use plainclothes officers. In addition, there were more than 100 uniformed officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Ferguson and St. Louis County police departments.Some protest leaders...
Not For Web
Man arraigned after allegedly approaching JPD officers with handgun

...Department community service officers, and later approaching uniformed JPD officers without warning them he had a concealed weapon...something asked by the state." According to police reports, two uniformed community service officers attempted to make contact with...
Udland family earns Coast Guard Family of the Year

...National Military Family Association recently announced its seven 2009 Military Families of the Year. One of these outstanding Uniformed Service families will be named the National Military Family Association's 2009 Military Family of the Year at our 40th Anniversary...


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