Alaska State Trooper

Nearly a week after a 4-year-old boy went missing, search efforts continue. While locals continue looking for answers, they are also mourning the loss of a teenage woman.Megan Edge
Joined by law enforcement personnel from around the country, approximately 4,000 Alaskans gathered in Fairbanks Saturday to mourn Sgt. Scott Johnson and Trooper Gabe Rich.Dermot Cole
Tanana resident Nathanial “Sach” Kangas is accused of firing seven shots from close range into the backs of two Alaska State Troopers as they attempted to arrest his father Arvin Kangas, according to Fairbanks court documents.Jerzy Shedlock

Residents lined the streets of Anchorage Friday as a procession of law enforcement vehicles carried the bodies of slain troopers Sgt. Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel Rich were transported to the State Medical Examiner's Office.

Craig Medred
Troopers Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel Rich likely didn't have time to fire back at their attacker, according to details shared Friday by Alaska's Public Safety commissioner.Sean Doogan

Droves of Alaska State Troopers descended on the tiny Interior Alaska village of Tanana Thursday afternoon following a fatal shooting of two of their own. Grief-stricken residents watched as troopers in full SWAT gear surrounded a small brown house with black trim and waited as the man they’d allegedly tried to arrest earlier in the afternoon holed himself inside.

Jerzy Shedlock,Loren Holmes
One person has been detained in the deaths of troopers Patrick "Scott" Johnson and Gabriel "Gabe" Rich, although a suspect has not yet been identified.Craig Medred,Anchorage Daiily News
Arming Village Public Safety Officers in Alaska's rural communities will be more costly and more dangerous than advocates of the idea claim, some Alaska State Troopers told legislators Tuesday.Dermot Cole
The saga of an Alaska State Trooper claiming to have a keen sense of smell continued on Monday, as Trooper Kyle S. Young took the stand during a limited evidentiary hearing in which two defense attorneys tried to demonstrate an alleged “record of deceit” in obtaining search warrants.Laurel Andrews
The name of the man who was found dead after firing at an Alaska State Trooper then stealing his patrol car near Wasilla on Saturday has been released.Ben Anderson
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