Woman Responsible for Four Fentanyl Overdoses at Hiland Correctional Sentenced

Woman Responsible for Four Fentanyl Overdoses at Hiland Correctional Sentenced

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Anchorage woman who smuggled the synthetic opioid fentanyl into the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center as an inmate in October of 2017 was sentenced before U.S. District Judge Ralph R. Beistline in federal court, it was announced by U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroeder in a press release on Wednesday. 37-year-old Dorothy Elizabeth Lantz was sentenced to […]

Four Indicted in Anchorage Jail Drug Smuggling Scheme

Four Indicted in Anchorage Jail Drug Smuggling Scheme

Four Anchorage individuals were indicted for “attempting to smuggle drugs into the State of Alaska Department of Corrections  Anchorage Correctional Complex” after hatching an elaborate scheme to smuggle drugs into the jail the  Department of Justice revealed on Wednesday. U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that inmate 32-year-old Steven Cao along with Brandon Beltz, age […]

Troopers Respond to Spring Creek Inmate Disturbance

Troopers Respond to Spring Creek Inmate Disturbance

Alaska State Troopers and the Department of Corrections have opened an investigation into a disturbance involving a large group of inmates at the Spring Creek Correctional Center outside of Seward on Wednesday. It was approximately 3:18 pm on Wednesday that Seward-based AST were contacted and a response was initiated to the correctional center. But, prior to […]