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Review calls for changes in Alaska Department of Corrections, video footage corroborated an assault by a correctional officer on an inmate. While law enforcement sent the case...another case, the review says video footage showed a correctional officer's claim of an assault by an inmate to be false...
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Stolen gun leads to drug indictments

...6 gram of the substance with her, according to an affidavit.Upon arriving at Wildwood Pretrial Facility, correctional officers found an additional 2.4 grams of heroin in Lantz's possession, according to the affidavit.Lantz has been...
Proposal would reject pay increases for public employees

...unless legislation explicitly approving them was enacted separately. The unions listed include those representing correctional officers, ferry workers, university faculty and some university firefighters, and state and municipal workers.The...
Soldotna woman indicted after wild ride

...000, according to the report.Rodman was searched and arrested and taken to Wildwood Pretrial Facility. A correctional officer discovered a piece of folded lined paper in Rodman's pants pocket with a substance that tested positive for crystal...
Local legislators prepare to reconvene

...assault on a correctional employee. Chenault said a correctional officer who was assaulted by an inmate contacted him...officer felt the law should be changed. "I think correctional officers, because of their job, deserve the same respect...
Superheroes appreciate the support to raise over $3,500 for foster children in our community. Major sponsors for the event include Alaska Correctional Officers Association, Inc., Lambe, Tuter, & Wagner, CPAs., Five Star Oilfield Services, RGB Enterprises, LLC...
Inmates charged in jail fire

...negligent burning, both are class A misdemeanors. A correctional officer at the facility was performing a security check...cigarettes were found the cell was searched and correctional officers saw a fire, according to the affidavit. The...
Alaska takles FAS with $29 million federal project

...rather than on adding personnel and creating additional offices. A statewide curriculum is being prepared for correctional officers, teachers, social workers and judges. The five-year plan has also led to creation of nine diagnostic teams...
Wildwood inmates take part in season of giving

...inmates that people do care, and come together as one at Christmas time. Therefore, due to a suggestion from a Correctional Officer saying we should do something for Salvation Army, and also due to a wonderful idea from God, I decided to do...
Kenai man donates stem cells, saves life

...He works at the outpatient lab per diem, about two shifts per week, during his weeks off from his job as a correctional officer at Wildwood Correctional Center. Sarah, who considered registering when Chris did three years ago, but didn't...


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