Police & Fire

Posted: Wednesday, November 03, 2004

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Drunken driving:

• Police arrested Alois Schmid, 23, on a drunken-driving charge at 12:31 a.m. Tuesday on Glacier Highway at Engineer's Cutoff Road. They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center and impounded the vehicle he was driving.

Theft:

• Police cited a man, 19, on a larceny charge after responding to a shoplifting report at 1:17 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of West Willoughby Avenue.

Vandalism:

• At 8:09 a.m. Tuesday, vandalism was reported to a 2004 Dodge pickup near Glacier Highway about 12 miles north of Tee Harbor.

Vehicle accidents:

• A woman, 40, reportedly sought medical treatment at Bartlett Regional Hospital after an accident at 1:45 p.m. Monday in the 9400 block of Vintage Boulevard. The woman reported her parked 1999 Toyota Corolla was struck by a 1994 Chevrolet pickup driven by a man, 40. The Toyota reportedly sustained $2,000 in damage, while damage to the Chevrolet was reported as minimal.

• Police cited a man, 48, on a charge of failing to maintain a safe distance in traffic after an accident at 5:25 p.m. Monday on outbound Egan Drive in the Jordan Creek area. The man was driving a 1988 Jeep that reportedly stuck a 2000 Mazda driven by a man, 51. The Mazda reportedly hit a 1993 Eagle Summit driven by a woman, 39. Damage was estimated at $1,500 to the Jeep, $3,000 to the Mazda and $3,000 to the Eagle.

• At 9:14 p.m. Monday, a 1989 Isuzu driven by a woman, 18, reportedly backed into a parked 2004 Dodge truck. Damage was estimated at $1,000 to the Dodge and $500 to the Isuzu.

• A boy, 15, reportedly was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after being struck in a crosswalk at Glacier Avenue and 12th Street by a 1995 Chevrolet. Police cited the driver, a woman, 45, on charges of failing to yield for a pedestrian in a crosswalk and failing to provide proof of insurance.

Traffic stop:

• Police impounded a vehicle at 10:30 p.m. Monday in the 2800 block of Mendenhall Loop Road after citing the driver, a man, 25, on a charge of driving without a license.

Crime Line

Police received a call shortly after 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 20, reporting a broken window at the back of Nugget Mall near the bus stop.

According to the call, three males were in the area at the time the glass was heard to be breaking. Officers were unable to find them. One of the males was wearing a red jacket and white baggy pants. Another was seen in a white ball cap and blue pants.

Damage to the window was estimated at $500.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Juneau Police Department or Crime Line.

Crime Line is a nonprofit organization made up of a cross-section of the community. It is designed to aid police agencies with their investigations. Callers are guaranteed anonymity and are given a number to claim rewards, which can run up to $1,000.

If you have information on this or any other crime, call Crime Line at 586-4243 or send an e-mail to juneaucrimeline@yahoo.com. The Crime Line Web site is www.geocities.com/juneaucrimeline.



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