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September 8 Hometown Hero

September 8 Hometown Hero

The Hometown hero for September 8 was chosen after he received a promotion from the Anchorage police department. Please join us in congratulating Captain Brian Wilson on his promotion! Captain Wilson has been with the APD for nearly 14 years serving in various leadership roles. Most recently, he was the Lieutenant of Special Operations, where […]

September 7 Hometown Hero

September 7 Hometown Hero

  The Hometown Hero for September 7th was chosen after being highlighted by the Anchorge Police Department as an SRO. Officer Brian Burton is the School Resource Officer assigned to Chugiak High School, Mirror Lake Middle School, Birchwood, Eagle River, Chugiak elementary, and Fire Lake. Burton was born in Germany and transplanted to Alaska in […]

September 6 Hometown Hero

September 6 Hometown Hero

  The Hometown Hero for September 6th was chosen after being highlighted by the Fairbanks Airport Police and Fire Department Facebook page. We are pleased to introduce the new Deputy Chief of Fairbanks Airport Police and Fire Department, Craig Lewis! Deputy Chief Lewis has been with the Fairbanks Airport Police and Fire Department since December […]

September 1 Hometown Hero

September 1 Hometown Hero

  The Hometown Hero for September 1st was chosen after being highlighted on joint base elmendorf richardsons page. Congratulations to A1C Charmaine Cadua with the 673d Contracting Squadron, for being recognized as the Arctic Warrior of the Week. In her role as a contract specialist, Cadua is responsible for 36 contract requirements totaling $3.9 million […]

August 31 Hometown Hero

August 31 Hometown Hero

The Hometown Hero for August 31 is Officer Rich Sargent and Officer Jon Butler who are assigned to Dimond High, Mears Middle, Bayshore, Campbell, Chinook, Gladys Woods, Kincaid, Northwood, Sand Lake, and Willow Crest. Officer Rich Sargent has lived in Anchorage for 27 years. He has been with A-P-D for 15 years and served as […]

August 26 Hometown Hero

Thursday’s hometown her is The Anchorage fire department,  Jon Butler, and his family. People stood in the rain for the opportunity to receive clothes, haircuts, bike helmets, explore a fire truck, grab a hot dog and more was worth the wait for so many.  Butler and his family had a vision and brought so many […]

August 25 Hometown Hero

Today’s hometown hero is new School Resource Officer Joe Gallen. He is assigned to schools throughout the Anchorage School District. Officer Gallen is also a homegrown Alaskan from Northway.  He has been with APD for seventeen years, and this is his first year as an SRO.  Gallen loves to play basketball and go snowboarding. His […]