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Pair Arrested During Traffic Stop

On the early morning of January 17th, Soldotna Alaska troopers stopped a blue Hyundai Tiberon for expired registration. According to the police report, The vehicle slowed, but failed to stop, and continued to travel at approximately 20 MPH until reaching Sand Street, where it turned off of KBeach road and subsequently stopped. The driver was […]

Man Faces Charges Including Resisting Arrest

On the evening of January 14th, the Anchorage Police Department responded to the 400 block of East 11th Avenue. Upon arrival officers located and blocked a Toyota. The driver, 33-year-old Gregory Otten was instructed to turn off the vehicle and exit. He did not comply and his behavior caused officers to believe that it was […]

FTA Awards $10.3 Million in Tribal Transit Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration awarded $10.3 million in Tribal Transit Program grant awards to 36 Tribal governments for projects that support transit services for American Indian Tribes and Alaska Native villages in rural areas.  The State of Alaska will receive $2.6 million in funding under the FTA’s 2021 Tribal Transit Program. […]

AST Rescue Eagle River Man

On Tuesday, The Alaska State Troopers received a request for a Search and Rescue in the area of the Knik Glacier. 36 year old Steven Wallace of Eagle River, had traveled on his ATV towards the Glacier and had gotten stuck on a false bank and was unable to dig out. Wallace’s gear had gotten […]

Runaway Arrested for Reckless Driving

On Monday morning, Anchorage Police Department contacted Alaska State Troopers for assistance with a 17 year old runaway who had taken a family members truck and was in the Soldotna area. Later that day, the vehicle was located on Funny River Road near the airport. A traffic stop was attempted and the vehicle sped up […]

Stolen Honda Civic Found, Man Arrested

On Sunday a Honda Civic was reported as stolen to the Anchorage Police Department. The unoccupied vehicle was running with the keys inside and parked outside a business when it was taken. According to the police report, the next day Police responded to a home on Penland Parkway. The caller provided APD Dispatch with a […]

Human Trafficking Prevention Month | Special Agent Goeden Interview 2

To continue raising awareness for Human Trafficking in January, we have more from our Interview with Anchorage FBI Special Agent Jolene Goeden. Ashleigh Tagliaferri: With January being Human Trafficking Prevention Month. How can we raise more awareness of human trafficking in general? Special Agent Jolene Goeden: I think an important piece of raising awareness is […]