Crime & Justice

Alaska State Troopers said the couple was reported missing Friday from their campsite but was found dead in a dilapidated trailer along the Denali Highway Sunday. 

Megan Edge
Nome Superior Court Judge Timothy Dooley, facing accusations of professional misconduct, has responded to the allegations, denying any wrongdoing or any pattern of behavior unbecoming a judge.Matthew F. Smith
One person is dead and a suspect has been arrested after a standoff in Selawik Monday, Alaska State Troopers said.Megan Edge
Terria Walters lost her son last month in what Alaska State Troopers are calling a homicide. Now the Palmer woman with 10 years of sobriety wants his death to spark a conversation about the links between addiction and crime.Zaz Hollander
The Alaska Court of Appeals has sent back a sexual assault case in Dillingham to a lower court because it’s unclear if the defendant knew the significance behind the trial judge previously representing him as a public defender in the same case.Jerzy Shedlock
A 27-year-old Fairbanks man faces multiple charges after he robbed a Wasilla coffee stand, pulled a gun on another man, fled from authorities at high speed and drunkenly exposed himself along the Parks Highway, troopers say.Megan Edge
The man couldn't invoke state laws allowing animals to be shot in defense of life and property because his improper storage of garbage caused the incident, wildlife troopers said.Megan Edge
A suspect in the burglary, Theodore Westlake, and was arrested when he returned to the scene, troopers said.Megan Edge
Anchorage police say they got a call around 6:45 p.m. Sunday from a woman who reportedly found a human jawbone while walking in South Anchorage. Tegan Hanlon
Moses A. John attacked two adults with knives, then fired rounds from a rifle at a group that included the adults he'd attacked earlier, as well as three children, troopers said.Alaska Dispatch News