U-Haul with Large Amount of Stolen Mail Stopped on Chena Hot Springs Road Saturday Morning

U-Haul with Large Amount of Stolen Mail Stopped on Chena Hot Springs Road Saturday Morning

Alaska State Troopers were notified at 3:17 am on Saturday that a suspect was “observed taking a large stack of mail into a rented U-Haul pickup truck from mailboxes on Chena Hot Springs Road,” troopers reported. Due to that alert reporting people stealing items in the area, AST located the U-Haul and initiated a traffic […]

Four in Kenai Arrested on Drugs/Weapons Following Assault Call Friday

Four in Kenai Arrested on Drugs/Weapons Following Assault Call Friday

Alaska State Troopers report that after a response to a Kenai residence on Friday they “observed multiple indicators of drug possession and use involving the occupants,” that resulted in four persons being taken into custody following an investigation. Troopers responded to the Kenai residence after receiving an assault call and opened an investigation and they […]

Man Arrested while Traveling to Nome from Anchorage with Large Amount of Meth and Marijuana

Man Arrested while Traveling to Nome from Anchorage with Large Amount of Meth and Marijuana

On Wednesday, Alaska State Troopers announced that the Nome Office of the Western Alaska Alcohol and Narcotics Team, the Anchorage Airport Interdiction Task Force, and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, made another arrest in their continuing investigation into drugs in the Nome area that seized approximately 54.2 grams (2 ounces) of methamphetamine and approximately […]

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 […]