After Long Vehicle Chase and 2.5 Hour K9 Search Anchorage Probationer Apprehended in Nikiski

After Long Vehicle Chase and 2.5 Hour K9 Search Anchorage Probationer Apprehended in Nikiski

Soldotna-based troopers report that an attempted traffic stop ended in a vehicle chase and eventual apprehension of an Anchorage man in Nikiski who was actively violating his probation out of Anchorage on Sunday afternoon. AST attempted to pull over a white 2013 BMW along the Kenai Spur Highway for speeding at just before 2 pm […]

Troopers Release Identities of Officers Involved in Richardson Highway Gunfire Exchange

Troopers Release Identities of Officers Involved in Richardson Highway Gunfire Exchange

  Alaska State Troopers, on Tuesday released the identities of the troopers who returned fire on a fleeing motorist who opened fire on them on Friday near the Tok Cut-Off on the RichardsonHighway. Those troopers were identified as Trooper Jason Somerville, a five-year veteran and Trooper Abraham Garcia, a 12-year veteran, both of the Glennallen […]

Anchorage Driver Jailed on Several Charges after Ramming AST Vehicles During Attempt to Flee

Anchorage Driver Jailed on Several Charges after Ramming AST Vehicles During Attempt to Flee

  Three patrol vehicles sustained considerable damage after a failed traffic stop at O’Malley and Independence in south Anchorage on the afternoon of Monday, APD reported. At 4:30 pm on Monday afternoon, an officer responding to an incident in the area observed a vehicle failing to use his turn signal and proceeded to attempt to […]

Anchorage Shoplifter Charged with Robbery after Brandishing Firearm at Carr’s Officer

Anchorage Shoplifter Charged with Robbery after Brandishing Firearm at Carr’s Officer

  A shoplifter at Carrs Aurora Village on West Northern Lights was charged with robbery after brandishing a firearm at a Loss Prevention Officer on Saturday, APD reported. According to the report, 31-year-old Donald Maki went into the Carrs store at 1650 West Northern Lights on Saturday afternoon and grabbed items from the shelves and […]

Two Wasilla Vehicle Chase Suspects Give Troopers the Slip after Chase and Search

Two Wasilla Vehicle Chase Suspects Give Troopers the Slip after Chase and Search

Alaska State Troopers report that while they were unable to locate and arrest a duo that were involved in a car chase and stolen vehicle incidences on Wednesday morning, they say they have tentative identification on both parties. Trooper got involved in the initial chase following a request from Wasilla police after the male and […]