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'Rare escape' leads to security review of Kenai youth facility

...following a riot that left two guards seriously injured Friday night.Karen Forrest, director of the state division of Juvenile Justice, said she is "saddened" by the incident that took place Friday when seven juvenile prisoners "engaged in...
Five juvenile escapees indicted on 15 felony charges

...and the Mat-Su Valley to Wildwood Correctional Center, Stadem wrote. Karen Forrest, Director of State Division of Juvenile Justice, said based on the additional charges any juvenile 16 years or older that is indicted with a class A felony...
Judge spikes Resetarits charges

...been out on bail. A boy then age 16 also was charged with second-degree sexual assault and referred to the Division of Juvenile Justice. A Kenai grand jury indicted the brothers on the same initial charge, second-degree sexual assault, in...
Miriam Dillard

...soul mate, Ron Horvath. In Bethel, Dawn also worked for the State of Alaska's Public Defender Agency, Division of Juvenile Justice, and Office of Public Advocacy. She became a licensed amateur radio operator and her call sign was W8MDD...
Homelessness among teens is reality of Kenai Peninsula

I have been a foster parent for the Division of Juvenile Justice for more than three years. All of my boys would want to bring home a boy who had no home. This was usually caused by problems...
Around the Peninsula

...communities. The opening ceremony today at 8:30 a.m. at the Challenger features the Director of the Alaska Division of Juvenile Justice Steve McComb, Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan and Alaska Supreme Court Justice Dana Fabe. For more information...
Grant cut could force cops to baby-sit youth offenders

...resume street patrol. A Division of Juvenile Justice grant provides funds for...activity. Kiefer said the Division of Juvenile Justice approves of the holdover...letters or contact the Division of Juvenile Justice to ask that the holdover...
Big reward offered in shooting of crane

...punishable by up to one year in jail. If the suspect is a juvenile, the charges would be referred to the Division of Juvenile Justice. Anderson said she hopes publicity about the killed sandhill crane leads to awareness among children and others...
Teens destroy preschool

...minor. However, total damages were estimated to be about $10,000, Kornfield said. The boys were released to their parents. Charges of criminal mischief, burglary and possibly others were forwarded to the Division of Juvenile Justice.
Youth workers get new digs

...months or longer. Teens placed in the center are in legal custody of the Office of Children's Services or the Division of Juvenile Justice. Though they were still awaiting some furniture deliveries, staff members moved into the new office building...


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