Alaska State Troopers say one person died Saturday evening during a trooper-involved shooting in the Kenai Peninsula town of Nikolaevsk, with few details immediately available about what happened
Anchorage police are investigating a deadly shooting involving an officer. According to a press release sent by the department Saturday night, the incident began with a call for a domestic violence related stabbing near the Home Depot at 400 Rodeo Pl
A man is accused of attacking and seriously injuring another man Wednesday night in the Western Alaska village of Chuathbaluk, Alaska State Troopers said
Alaska State Troopers received a call yesterday about an individual shooting multiple rounds from a moving green Ford pickup truck in the North Pole area
Anchorage Police want your help in finding a man they say punched, kicked, strangled-- and even shot a woman. APD is looking for 38-year-old David Aaron Lee, who they say has five outstanding warrants.
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The man Anchorage Police say is responsible for a Friday shooting in Jewel Lake has been identified, and authorities say he's to be considered armed and dangerous. APD issued a first-degree murder warrant for Samson Costigan, 39, in connection with the shooting of a man whose body was found inside of a vehicle in the 8900 lock of Dewberry Street Friday night.
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Two people who were tied to numerous vehicle theft investigations have been arrested on multiple charges
Anchorage police are investigating the death of a man found Friday evening in a car "suspiciously parked" in the 8900 block of Dewberry Street blocking traffic, police said in a statement
Two Fairbanks buildings have had their roofs collapse since Thursday, no one was hurt in either incident. The City of Fairbanks posted to social media Saturday saying that the roof on the historic Masonic Temple collapsed around 2 p.m. Later in the evening, the City of Fairbanks Fire Department worked as contractors to demolish the structure.
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HMS Trenchant breaking through the ice to join @USNavy at the @ArticSubLab camp
Anthony Teayoumeak, 26, is charged with seven counts of first-degree sexual assault, plus one count each of coercion, second-degree assault and third-degree misconduct involving controlled substances, according to Anchorage District Attorney Rick Allen’s office. All 10 felony charges are crimes of domestic violence.
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USNavy submarines USSHartford and USSConnecticut surface together in Arctic Circle: #ICEX2018
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This high school in Anchorage, Alaska, is using the sound of real gunfire to prepare students for active shooters
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Alaska: US troops taking part in Exercise Arctic Edge 2018, large-scale, exercise that prepares and tests the U.S. military's ability to operate tactically in the extreme cold-weather conditions found in the Arctic under the authority of NORADandUS Northern Command(March 11, 2018)
Three people were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after Anchorage police say a man allegedly used either a broken bottle or chain to hurt each of them Sunday afternoon. APD spokesperson Renee Oistad said at 3:21 p.m., police responded to the Black Angus Inn at 1430 Gambell Street in reference to a disturbance.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 71km W of Anchor Point, Alaska
A Fairbanks man pleaded not guilty in Superior Court today on charges of Assault, Burglary, Theft, and Weapons Misconduct.
A report of shots fired in East Anchorage late Tuesday evening is under investigation by Anchorage police, after residents say homes and cars were struck by the gunfire. The gunfire, near the 5900 block of East 6th Avenue off Boniface Parkway, was first reported to police at about 11 p.m. according to APD spokesman MJ Thim. Three homes were struck, but no injuries were reported.
A Fairbanks man is dead and a child is in serious condition after a two-vehicle collision on the Parks Highway yesterday afternoon.
Alaska State Troopers received a report of a collision at mile 329 of the highway, between Fairbanks and Nenana near Skinny Dick's Halfway Inn.
Emergency first responders rescued two people who became entrapped following a collision in Midtown early Tuesday morning. Around 12:30, Anchorage Police said the westbound lanes of Fireweed were closed at A Street due to a vehicle crash involving injuries.
Alaska State Troopers say they have arrested an Akiachak teen after he allegedly assaulted his brothers with a knife and then threatened two others with a shovel. According to AST's online dispatch, late Friday night, troopers received a report that 19-year old Kagan Peter was drinking with his brothers when he ended up assaulting them.
Alaska State Troopers are asking for the public's help to find an Emmonak man who escaped from custody following an alleged assault arrest
30-year-old Meghan Hasbrouck of Fairbanks faces charges of first degree vehicle theft. According to court documents, the Fairbanks Police Department received a call on February 20th from a woman stating her vehicle had been stolen.
Anchorage police say one person is being held after what officers consider a "suspicious death" in the Turnagain area overnight Wednesday. Police had initially asked that people avoid the area near 30th Avenue and Wisconsin Street due to "suspicious circumstances" in an alert shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday, but said just after 1 a.m. Thursday that the matter had become a death investigation on the 3000 block of Wisconsin Street.
Alaska State Troopers say a 32-year-old Fairbanks man had to be treated for frostbite following a car crash and foot chase with officers Saturday morning.
Christopher Turkette has been taken into custody by APD Traffic Officers
A man the Anchorage Police Department's Investigative Support Unit (ISU) arrested in January is now wanted again. Matthew Irwin, 37, is one of 10 defendants KTVA followed through the court system after an APD Nixle alert sent out on January 5 announced, "The Investigative Support Unit (ISU) have [sic] taken 10 criminals off the street and sent them to jail in less than 24 hours."
Police say a suspected burglary Saturday night led to thousands of dollars in damages at a middle school. Police say 34-year-old Shawn Beaird was located inside the Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School. “Investigation showed that Beaird had forcibly entered the school, damaged property inside the school which is estimated to be valued at about $4,500, and stolen a small amount of cash,” police wrote in a release Sunday night.
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A man arrested Friday in connection with a deadly shooting last month, as well as a robbery of a South Anchorage business, was muted in court Sunday after making obscenities during his arraignment. Aarron Settje, 32, made obscene gestures and used offensive language towards the court while he was being arraigned on charges for multiple robberies and evidence tampering in the January shooting death of 33-year-old Kortez Brown.
Alaska State Troopers received a call earlier today from a citizen claiming to have been robbed.
The victim told Troopers he was in his car when someone told him to give up his wallet at gun point. The victim was then ordered to leave his car, and as the victim attempted to flee on foot, the person with the gun began firing at him.