It's a police car until you look closely and see the details don't quite match. (Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)

Police calls for Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022

This report contains public information from law enforcement and public safety agencies.

  • Juneau Empire
  • Saturday, August 27, 2022 6:30am
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This report contains information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies.

Conditions violation

At 1:59 a.m. on Thursday, a 42-year-old man reported a 30-year-old woman violated conditions of release by contacting him in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway.

Drug activity

At 5:01 p.m. on Wednesday, JPD investigated a report of drug activity.


At 2:50 p.m. on Wednesday, JPD found packaging related to a theft case in the 1800 block of Shell Simmons Drive.

At 8:29 p.m. on Wednesday, a wallet found on Egan Drive was turned into JPD for safekeeping.

Motor vehicle crash

At 8:34 p.m. on Wednesday, a 75-year-old man was cited after striking a light pole with his 2020 Chevy in the 9000 block of Egan Drive.


At 9:33 p.m. on Wednesday, a 36-year-old woman reported her bicycle was stolen in the 2100 block of Crow Hill Drive.

At 11:24 a.m. on Thursday, a 44-year-old woman reported her Chevy Equinox stolen from the 1800 block of Northwood Drive. The vehicle was later recovered.

Warrant arrest

At 5:02 a.m. on Thursday, 39-year-old Brandi Yatchmenoff was arrested on a JPD warrant on the 6500 block of Glacier Highway and taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

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