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Coast Guard shooting trial continues

...loss to Alaska State Troopers.Investigators did not find the murder weapon in the case. Robert Shem of the Alaska state crime lab testified a Smith & Wesson was one of three revolvers that could have fired bullets recovered from the scene.

...Bremerton-area mobile home park, Kitsap County sheriff's Detective Earl Smith said at a news conference.The Washington state crime lab made positive confirmation of the suspect through forensic evidence. Earlier in the week, the sheriff's office...
Man wanted for possessing 50 pounds of marijuana

...vehicle the drugs were found as the investigation is ongoing. Troopers received the results of the test sample from the state crime lab confirming it as marijuana on Aug. 7."Investigations take time," Peters said about the roughly two months between...
Man pleas not guilty to charges of sexual abuse

...who denied any sexual contact with his sister and provided a DNA sample to be tested. The results returned from the state crime lab in May 2011 indicated Doss cannot be excluded as the source for much of the sample. The trooper report states Doss...
New crime lab a necessity

...Alaska law enforcement agencies to fight crime with the maximum efficiency, then we need to face the fact that our state crime lab is no longer keeping pace, let alone leading the way, in applying scientific analysis to evidence. We are years...
Youth sleuth: Teens introduced to law enforcement

...a ride on a go-kart with fatal vision goggles on. Ross said he and Langham are trying to arrange a trip to the state crime lab this year as well. Ross said anyone who is interested can contact the Kenai Police Department and speak with him...
Council seeks large refund

...for Wednesday's council meeting is a discussion about whether Soldotna should be considered as the site for a new state crime lab. The state reportedly has outgrown its existing Alaska Scientific Crime Detection Lab in Anchorage and has proposed...
Coroner categorizes death as a homicide

...the range of fire was indeterminable at the time of the autopsy, and said further examination of the shirt by the state crime lab possibly could answer the question. During questioning by Robinson, Fallico said Black?s blood had an alcohol level...
Starkweather defense questions trooper's handling of crime evidence speculate as to a motive for the crime. Strout also asked why no fingerprints were requested to be taken by the state crime lab from a piece of a $20 bill found in the victim's home. The trooper said investigators are selective about what...
Soldotna seeks to grow police video systems. The council also discussed whether Soldotna should consider seeking to have a new state crime lab built within the city. According to Police Chief John Lucking, Anchorage announced plans to develop a $100 million...


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