Crime and Safety

NPS Photo / Chuck Lindsay

On the 6th day of search, David McRae and his Pilatus Porter found during a brief window of clearer weather at an altitude of 6500 feet.

Check forging case dismissed after restitution paid

Oct 31, 2016

All 17 charges against Brianna Brandon, 26, dropped after elderly victim says more than $3000 paid back.

Wegner bail request denied

Oct 31, 2016

Will need to post $20,000 and find a third party custodian to be released while heroin dealing case is litigated.

Last of three perpetrators of abuse on young victim to be sentenced. "It's interesting that at no time did you express remorse," said Judge Pat Douglass while handing down five year term.

King Salmon heroin case ends with two year sentence

Oct 25, 2016

KDLG: Jorden Bishop of Palmer was sentenced Wednesday to a flat two year sentence in a case involving a large amount of heroin he was caught with at the King Salmon Airport in 2015.

Bail review scheduled Wednesday in alleged scammer case

Oct 25, 2016

Attorney for Floyd Jay Mann, Jr., of Puyallup says his "financial, mental health history, and drug history" will be important to defense, and wants judge to clarify who has access to that information.

Huge bust at Bethel drug house Thursday

Oct 21, 2016
Adrian Wagner / KYUK

47 grams of heroin, half a pound of crack cocaine, $64,000 cash, and paraphernalia seized in multi-agency raid on suspected trafficking house. Seven people under arrest. 

Police looking for suspected thief

Oct 17, 2016

Michael Kohler, 28, is wanted on several warrants. Last seen walking away from Jake’s Place, after allegedly stealing keys, ATM cards, and a cell phone.

Pair of DUI's require medevacs Friday in Manokotak

Oct 17, 2016

Alice Moxie, 26, and Dick Itulmulria, 50, both flown to Dillingham for medical care after accidents caused by drinking and driving, say troopers.

Dillingham drug dealer brought down by "whizzinator"

Oct 15, 2016

Jim Bob Folsom, 30, caught with drugs, guns, and money after probation officer found him using fake penis for scheduled urinalysis.

Darcie Clark pleads 2014 heroin dealing case

Oct 12, 2016

Sentenced to one year in jail for selling two doses of heroin to police confidential informant in Dillingham in late 2014.


A jury of his peers said Ronald Johansen, 23, stole the Dodge truck pictured below last year. He's likely to spend one to three years in jail for the class C felony offense.

One injured in Sunday morning crash south of Aleknagik

Oct 10, 2016

Troopers say alcohol and speed were "significant factors" when Ford Expedition driven by 21-year-old Kendall Alvarado rolled and went off the roadway early Sunday.

Arson suspected in Sunday morning N&N Market fire

Oct 9, 2016

Volunteers Fire Responders finished putting out fires started inside the N&N Market, one of two grocery stores in downtown Dillingham. Damage inside "pretty heavy," according to fire department.


Three killed, including passenger from Manokotak, when Cessna 208B Caravan operated by Hageland Aviation crashed into a mountain northwest of Togiak Sunday afternoon.