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Five juvenile escapees indicted on 15 felony charges

...the indictment because they were under age 16. Dominick and Nehren attempted to escape but were still in the facility when police responded to the riot, Catherine Stadem, spokesperson for the Alaska Department of Health and Social Serivces, wrote...
Man charged with vandalizing wildflower meadow

...along the Spur Highway, creating deep ruts, the Peninsula Clarion reported.The truck was still tearing up the field when police arrived, said Kenai Police Sgt. Ben Langham, but became stuck in a ditch. A man behind the wheel of the pickup...
New England schools face rash of threats classes after receiving an emailed threat and the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts was temporarily evacuated when police received a 911 call claiming there were multiple bombs on the western Massachusetts campus.Many of the threats remain...
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Confidential informant, accomplice led to Costco burglar's arrest

...expensive watches, rings and necklaces. Stauffer was listening to the police scanner and told Finn via a two-way radio when police - responding to a burglar alarm Finn tripped - arrived on scene.Finn initially hid the jewelry in a rock quarry...
Drug bust on fishing boat leads to more charges

...found two bags of methamphetamine - totaling just under a gram - near where Petersen allegedly was sitting on Nov. 20, when police made contact with him on board the fishing vessel Prince.According to the affidavit provided by Ketchikan Police Sgt...
Explosion rattles Petersburg himself to the hospital and confirm with emergency responders that his injuries were the result of an explosion. When police found 20 pounds of a gelatinized substance in his van at the hospital, he confirmed that the substance was an "explosive...
Police not releasing names of hazing suspects

...the school only has to find a "preponderance of the evidence" to prove a student violated the school's policies.When police learned that the victims in the case were unwilling to come forward and the criminal case could not proceed, police...
The guns of August reach Alaska

...inside a home.The SWAT team has made other appearances, as well. In recent years, the SWAT team has been deployed when police need to execute a search or arrest warrant and there's a reasonable chance that a suspect might react violently...
Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life

...times. They dumped his body in an alley.Miranda Barbour initially denied knowing LaFerrara, but changed her story when police obtained records showing that the last call to his cellphone came from hers, authorities said.Elytte Barbour told...
Police & Fire for Tuesday, April 1, 2014

...19-year-old man in the face, and he was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center on $1,000 bail. The case originated when police responded to a report of an fight outside a residence at 6590 Glacier Highway. The investigation revealed that a verbal...


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