At 11:38 PM on August 24, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to Carrs in Eagle River in reference to a robbery. Initial indications are that two males, who were wearing masks, entered the store and made contact with one of the employees who was working at one of the check-out stands.  One of t…

At 3:44 AM on August 29, 2020, an officer assigned to the Impaired Driving Enforcement Unit (IDEU) conducted a traffic stop on a 2007 blue Chevy Colorado after witnessing the driver make a wide turn, straddle two lanes of traffic, and follow too closely behind the vehicle in front of it. The…

On 8/21/20 around 8:10 a.m., Dispatch received a report of an adult female threatened by two juveniles with a gun in the parking lot of Inlet View Elementary School (1219 North N Street). The victim was not injured. The suspects fled on foot. Multiple officers rapidly responded to the scene …

At 9:04 PM on August 17, 2020, a citizen called APD Dispatch to report a 2015 gray Dodge Charger that had hit a concrete barrier on the AC couplet bridge.  The caller stated the vehicle appeared to have sustained pretty substantial damage but was able to continue driving.  At 9:11 PM a secur…

Update at 1:45 PM:  The suspect has been taken into custody without incident.  15th Avenue is open.  Fairbanks Street will be re-opened once SWAT has cleared the scene.  Thank you for your cooperation.

At 2:28 PM on August 3, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the 4200-block of San Ernesto Avenue in reference to a shot being fired. Initial indications are that 41-year-old Arlene M. Sampson got into an altercation with her ex boyfriend inside their apartment.  The ex boyfriend was moving o…

On Monday, the U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested a resident of Sterling, Alaska who was wanted on multiple outstanding state of Alaska warrants. Brian Tupper, 40, was being sought on warrants for charges including Failure to Stop at the Direction of Officer…

At 7:02 AM on June 5, 2020, a citizen called APD Dispatch to report a female, who appeared to be intoxicated, operating a 2006 gray Chevy Trailblazer with body damage.  The caller stated the suspect was driving in the area of O’Malley Road and the Seward Highway.  While the caller was follow…

On June 2, 2020, an Anchorage grand jury indicted 73 year-old Robert Joseph Thomas for the stabbing death of 71 year-old Rose Warren at an assisted living home on March 25, 2020.

At 1:36 AM on June 1, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to reports of a sexual assault.  Initial indications are that the juvenile female victim was sexually assaulted outside at gunpoint by the adult male suspect in the area of Lake Otis and Dowling.  Afterwards the suspect fled the scene on…

The suspect has been identified as 26-year-old David Dumpson.

At 2:05 PM on May 20, 2020, APD responded to Home Depot Northway regarding a shoplift that turned into a robbery.   Arriving officers began looking for the suspect who had reportedly fled the area on a bike.  Police located a man matching that description, later identified as 31-year-old KC …

At 8:48 PM on May 19, 2020, a citizen called APD Dispatch to report a possible drunk driver in the area of E 4th Avenue and Boniface Parkway.  The caller stated that just a few minutes prior, the driver of a black Chevy was speeding, cutting off other traffic, and had almost hit another car. 

At 2:31 AM on May 16, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to a residence on the 1000-block of E 10th Avenue in reference to a robbery of a pizza delivery person. Initial indications are that 17-year-old Theodis L. Burse III ordered a pizza to be delivered to a residence. While the adult male de…

At 1:29 AM on May 15, 2020, a citizen called APD Dispatch to report loud music coming from a party being held on the 1500-block of Latouche Street.  Officers arrived in the area and saw a 2005 tan Jeep parked on the side of the road; music could be heard coming from the vehicle.  One of the …

At 3:24 PM on May 1, 2020, a citizen called APD Dispatch to report an adult male who had just broken a vehicle’s window. As officers were arriving in the area of Cuddy Family Park at 40th and B Street, a male matching the suspect’s description was seen running into the park.  Officers gave c…

At 11:35 PM on Friday, May 1, 2020, a mid-shift officer saw a 2014 black Dodge Durango drive through the intersection of Old Seward Highway and Tudor Road at approximately 100 mph. Due to other traffic in the area, and the officer’s location, he was unable to follow the Durango. The officer …

At 12:28 AM on April 30, 2020, APD Dispatch received a call about shots fired in the Lake Otis and O’Malley area. Officers nearby also reported hearing shots. Shortly thereafter more citizens called about hearing shots in the New Seward/Huffman vicinity. Officers responded to the area and be…

At 10:16 PM on April 13, 2020, a 2017 red Jeep Comanche was reported as stolen to police.  The vehicle was parked and unlocked with the keys inside when it was taken from outside a residence on the 12100-block of Ginami Street.

At 7:38 PM on April 28, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the area of N Bunn Street and Parsons Avenue in reference to a robbery.  The caller stated she had just been robbed at knife point by two women who were driving away in a 2012 silver Toyota Camry.  The adult female victim provided t…

At 7:55 PM on Monday, April 27, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the report of shots fired at the Mountain View Car Wash at 3433 Commercial Drive.  The suspect vehicle was reported to be a tan Toyota with several occupants inside.  A detective in the area saw the suspect vehicle and aired…

At 12:50 PM on April 15, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the area of Fred Meyer on Muldoon in reference to a trespasser who had become violent. Officers made contact with Fred Meyer employees who stated 39-year-old Justin E. Saunders walked up to the booth by the gas pumps and made conta…

On February 4th 2020 at 16:01 hours, AST received a reported of a teenager getting sexually abused by a family member identified as Ronald Komakhuk, 53, of Anchor Point. The teenager was forensically interviewed and disclosed multiple incidents of sexual abuse by Komakhuk that occurred durin…

At 4:47 AM on April 15, 2020, APD Dispatch received a call regarding reports of a robbery which had occurred near McDonalds at Tudor and Folker. Initial indications are that the adult male victim was standing in the parking lot of McDonalds when he was approached by two adult males in a silv…

On April 13, 2020, just after 9:00 AM, an adult male got into a van in a business parking lot on the 3100-block of Lakeshore Drive. The 2000 white Ford van belonged to the business where it was parked; the male drove away in it. An employee of the business stated they did not believe there w…

At 7:55 PM on April 7, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to reports of two males engaged in a physical fight wherein shots were fired. Officers responded to the Tesoro gas station parking lot at Old Seward and Dowling. They stopped a red 2010 Ford Sedan in the eastbound lanes of Dowling just …

At 1:10 PM on April 1, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the 1000-block of W 30th Avenue in reference to a large disturbance taking place outside wherein someone fired a shot. The vast majority of the people involved had left the area prior to police arrival. While officers were speaking w…

At 4:42 PM on Wednesday, April 2, 2020, an off-duty APD traffic officer was in the Eagle River Walmart parking lot when he saw a 1996 blue Ford Ranger pickup speed around a corner in the lot and then drive recklessly straight towards him. The officer yelled at the driver, later identified as…

U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that Rhahemiah Niashee McNair, 37, of Anchorage, has been charged with credit union robbery, in connection with the March 28, 2020, robbery of Denali A Division of Nuvision Federal Credit Union branch located at 1118 Muldoon Road in Anchorage.

On 3/10/20 at 10:30 PM, Officers with the Patrol Division responded to a residence on the 1900 block of Lore Road in reference to a report of a stabbing.

At 4:25 AM on March 7, 2020, a mid-shift officer notified Dispatch that he was attempting to catch up to a vehicle that was travelling 95 mph on the outbound lanes of the Glenn Highway which is a posted 65 mph zone. As the officer got closer to the white 2006 Nissan X-Terra, he observed the …

At 2:27 PM on February 21, 2020, a silver 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee was reported as stolen to APD. On February 6th the Jeep was taken by a family member, 33-year-old Alessandra J. Driggs, who had a spare key to the vehicle. Alessandra never returned the vehicle and refused to do so when asked…

U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced that, on Tues., Feb. 25, 2020, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) executed a series of search warrants as part of “Operation Cold Snap,” resulting in federal charges against 16 individuals for federal firearm and drug traffick…

At 2:05 AM on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, both the Anchorage Police Department and Anchorage Fire Department responded to a residence on the 400-block of Eagle Street in reference to a fire. When officers arrived they saw two citizens dragging the adult male victim from a burning apartment…

At 10:54 PM on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to the area of Ambassador Drive and Tudor Centre Drive in reference to shots fired.  Initial indications are that ANMC (Alaska Native Medical Center) Security confronted an adult male vehicle prowler in the hospital’s park…

On January 29, 2020, APD Detectives in the Special Victims Unit (SVU) were notified that 40-year-old Donteh M. Devoe may be involved in a sexual relationship with a minor. An investigation was immediately launched.

Anchorage, Alaska – U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced that Clint Registe, 38, of Anchorage, was sentenced today by Chief U.S. District Judge Timothy M. Burgess to serve 10 years in federal prison, after previously pleading guilty to illegal possession of a firearm as a convicted felon.T…

At 12:22 AM on February 6, 2020, Anchorage Police responded to Tesoro at 101 E Northern Lights Boulevard in reference to a robbery. Initial indications area that 32-year-old Nicholas F. T. Huskey walked into Tesoro, picked up some merchandise, and then went to the counter to pay for it. Husk…

Suspect Logan Parrigin arrested; Officer Involved Shooting Investigation; Northway Mall

On 1/28/2020 our partners with the United States Marshals Service (USMS) Fugitive Task Force located the suspect, Brant Marshall, in the United States Virgin Islands. He was taken into custody, arrested, and will be extradited back to Alaska.

U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that Gian Carlo Clemente Pangilinan, 23, of Anchorage, was found guilty after a three-day federal jury trial. The jury found Pangilinan guilty of one count of possession of more than 50 grams of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute.

At 9:50 PM on January 8, 2020, APD responded to Polar Bear Park at 801 Pine Street to meet with an adult male victim in reference to a threat. Initial indications are that the victim had inadvertently dropped his cell phone in a business parking lot in Anchorage. When he noticed the phone wa…

On 12/31/19 at approximately 1:15 a.m., Officers with the Patrol Division responded to the 8400 block of E 5th Avenue in reference to reports of a shooting.

U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced that Dennis Weston, 55, of Anchorage, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Sharon L. Gleason to serve four years in federal prison, followed by 10 years supervised release, on one count of sexual exploitation of a child – possession of child p…

Update on 12/19/19 at 4:30 PM: