This report contains information provided to the Empire from law enforcement agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent.
Commercial fishing closed period
• On Thursday, Winfield Jedediah Bickford-Harding, 36, of Gustavus, was found guilty on one count of operating a commercial gillnet during a closed period in District 11B, and he was found not guilty on a second count of operating a commercial gillnet during a closed period in District 15C. On the first charge, Bickford-Harding was fined $3,000 with $1,500 suspended and ordered to forfeit $863 worth of illegally taken fish. Bickford-Harding was also placed on probation for 18 months. The two activities occurred during July and June of 2011.
• At 9:24 p.m. Tuesday, Samuel Clire Holes, 55, was arrested for disorderly conduct in the 6300 block of Glacier Highway, and he was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Alcohol was involved.
Domestic violence assault
• At 4:29 p.m. Tuesday, a 19-year-old man was arrested for domestic violence assault, and he was taken to LCCC.
Fire and medical
• At 1:16 a.m. Wednesday, advanced life support care was given to a woman on 12th Street, and she was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.
• At 7:52 a.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Granite Drive, and she was taken to BRH.
• At 7:57 a.m. Wednesday, Capital City Fire and Rescue responded to a fire alarm system malfunction on Seward Street, and no smoke or fire was found. Units returned to service.
• At 12:51 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Calhoun Avenue, and she was taken to BRH.
• At 1:33 p.m. Wednesday, CCFR provided transport from Juneau International Airport to BRH for a female patient and flight crew.
• At 4:04 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a child on Amalga Street, and he or she was taken to BRH.
• At 5:04 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Forest Lane, and no transport was requested.
• At 5:47 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Lemon Creek Road, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 6:32 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Glacier Highway, and he was taken to BRH.
• At 12:38 p.m. Tuesday, the Juneau Police Department received a confidential report of a sexual assault that took place a month ago. Alcohol was involved. A third-party, Aiding Women in Abuse and Rape Emergencies (AWARE), reported it to police.
• At 5:24 p.m. Tuesday, JPD received a report of a historical sexual assault that occurred 22 years ago, which had previously been reported to police. JPD spokeswoman Cindee Brown-Mills said the report came from one of the Public Health Centers, which reports the instances to police regardless of whether they have been reported before or not.
• At 12:46 p.m. Tuesday, a 79-year-old man reported a theft of a downrigger, valued at $3000, off his boat sometime between Sept. 20 and Sept. 23 in the 11400 block of Auke Bay Harbor Road.
• At 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, a 32-year-old man reported a theft from the Douglas Breeze-In in the 3300 block of Douglas Highway. An unknown woman took a bottle of whiskey worth $20.
• At 10 a.m. Wednesday, JPD investigated a report of a theft and criminal mischief in the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road. JPD spokeswoman Cindee Brown-Mills said an unknown person reportedly caused $4,000 in damages and stole $3,800 in cash and property from the Tesoro gas station in the Mendenhall Valley. It was reported to police by an employee. There are no leads or suspects at this time.