News & Alerts

  • April 7, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
    Two Anchorage Men Convicted in 2015 Strong Arm Robbery
    On April 7, 2016, an Anchorage jury found 33 year old Russell Sheakley and 30 year old Conrad Claye, Jr. guilty of robbing a random victim in Fairview in October 2015. The jury also found Sheakley guilty of assaulting another random victim the same day.
  • March 17, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
    Anchorage Man Convicted In Sex Assault Case
    (Anchorage, Alaska) – On March 16, 2016, following a two week trial, an Anchorage jury found 57 year old Timothy Walunga guilty of sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman.
  • March 11, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
    Court Overturns Listing of the Ringed Seal
    (Anchorage, Alaska) – Today, the court followed the decision to vacate the listing of the bearded seal with the overturning of the listing of the Arctic subspecies of the ringed seal. On July 25, 2014, the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska overturned the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) 2012 listing of the Beringia population of bearded seals as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
  • March 10, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
    James Nick Sentenced to 18 Years for 2013 Assault on Anchorage Police Officer
    On March 4, 2016, 33 year old James Nick was sentenced for four felony offenses, including a felony assault on an Anchorage Police Officer. Nick had previously pled guilty to assault in the third degree, misconduct involving a controlled substance in the third degree, failure to stop at the direction of a peace officer, and burglary in September 2015.
  • March 10, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
    Aaron Sullivan Convicted of Attempted Murder on Police Officer
    On March 10, 2016, following a three week trial, an Anchorage jury found 28 year old Aaron Sullivan guilty of attempted murder in the first degree of an Anchorage Police Department officer. Sullivan was also convicted of other charges, including felony misconduct involving weapons.