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Ex-officer charged with bootlegging

ANCHORAGE - A former Noorvik village police officer was arrested last week on bootlegging and pay for the alcohol. Outwater, 41, was a village police officer between April 2006 and December 2007. His arrest...
State Briefs

Ambler man dies after scuffling with VPO AMBLER - An Ambler man died Tuesday after scuffling with the village police officer who was responding to a domestic violence call. VPO Brian Jones called state troopers in Kotzebue to tell them...
Northwest Digest

...Tununak teenagers are accused of firing a shotgun around the village while intoxicated and pointing it at people. Village police officer Richard Lincoln and others wrestled Edward Moses and Clarence James into submission Wednesday night and took them...
Man settles with state in trooper prisoner-abuse case on the important issues at Kevin Patrick was arrested near Bethel in December 2002, accused of assaulting a village police officer with a shovel, escaping from a holding cell during a bathroom break and driving drunk on a snowmobile. Patrick...
3 dead in suicide, homicides in Chefornak

...nearby home. Wiseman's body was found outside his home, hanging from the pipe of his stove-oil tank. A village police officer called troopers in Bethel at about 8 a.m. to report Wiseman's death. While the village officer was still...
Hooper Bay police clash with village officials over whether to carry guns happen," said Police Chief James Hoelscher, 27, who has lived in Hooper Bay since he was 13 and became a village police officer at 18. "A little Yupik Eskimo village is not immune to what can happen in Anchorage or Los Angeles or anywhere...
Illinois musher credited with saving child in Ruby the checkpoint to fill out the paperwork to scratch. About 20 minutes later a woman came in looking for a village police officer.The woman said her son was sledding, and couldn't stop before slamming into a parked snowmachine, according...
The great berry heist: Fruit traded for pot

...resident put an ad on the local TV channel. "Please watch your freezers and porches," it said, according to village police officer Stephanie Paul. On Sept. 17, the great berry boosting came to a shocking end: Village police and Alaska State...
Judge to reconsider banishing sexual offender from town

...are ages 15, 14 and 12. The court said Erlich imposed the residence restriction because Kivalina has no in-village police officer and without an officer there was no way to protect the girl from Booth. But the court found that the probation...
Euthanasia for pets - a new concept for the last frontier

...who live in Emmonak, a Yupik Eskimo village at the mouth of the Yukon River 490 miles northwest of Anchorage. Village police officer Abraham Agathluk, 35, who grew up there, said police shoot the animals at the local landfill whenever possible...


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