Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 4

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.

Assist

• At 11:17 a.m. Thursday, the Juneau Police Department assisted another agency in the Juneau area.

Burglary

• At 2:50 p.m. Wednesday, a 35-year-old man reported someone entered his home in the 8500 block of Jennifer Drive and stole his $1,100 laptop, $199 Blu-ray player and two televisions worth $474. Investigation continues.

Domestic violence assault

At 7:45 a.m. Thursday, a 36-year-old woman reported being assaulted. Investigation continues.

Drug activity

• At 3:23 p.m. Wednesday, JPD conducted a confidential investigation into a report of drug activity in the Juneau area.

Fire and medical

• At 5:45 a.m. Wednesday, advanced life support care was given to a man on 12th Street, and he was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital.

• At 9:46 a.m. Wednesday, Capital City Fire/Rescue responded to a carbon monoxide alarm on Taku Boulevard. No carbon monoxide found. Units returned to service.

• At 10:43 a.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a man on Glacier Highway, and he was taken to BRH.

• At 3 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Northwood Drive, and she was taken to BRH.

• At 5:52 p.m. Wednesday, basic life support care was given to a woman on Shell Simmons Drive, and she was taken to BRH.

Motor vehicle crash

• At 6:41 p.m. Wednesday, JPD responded to a damage-only motor vehicle crash on Trinity Drive. A 2003 Ford Excursion sustained less than $5,000 in damage.

Warrant arrest

• At 9:48 p.m. Wednesday, Kevin James Hallum, 41, was arrested for an outstanding Alaska State Trooper warrant for failing to report to jail. Hallum was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

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This Day in Juneau History: Jan. 22, 1987

On Jan. 22, 1987, Gov. Steve Cowper prepared to discuss the final part of his fiscal plan: budget cuts. The total amount suggested to be cut by his temporary cabinet was $300 million, which tore funding from a variety of different programs. However, although what propositions Cowper accepted were still a mystery, Press Secretary David Ramseur confirmed that the cuts he did accept totaled at about $200 million. Cowper was to give a speech directly to the Alaska Legislature discussing the specifics of his recommended cuts.

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Fire calls for Jan. 22, 2017

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to juneaucrimeline.com.

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Sun, 01/22/2017 - 07:40

Man caught with 3 pounds of meth on Southeast Alaska-bound ferry sentenced to 20 months

A 21-year-old man who was caught transporting three pounds of methamphetamine — reportedly the largest seizure in Southeast Alaska in at least 10 years— on the ferry between Bellingham and Ketchikan last May was “a patsy, plan and simple,” his defense attorney argued.

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