Police & Fire for Monday, May 22

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to juneaucrimeline.com.

Burglary

• At 8:58 p.m. Friday, JPD responded to a report on the 9900 block of Stephen Richards Memorial Drive of a burglary and theft in the Juneau area. The investigation continues.

Conditions violation

• At 4:47 p.m. Friday, JPD responded to a report of a violation of a Domestic Violence Protective Order in the Juneau area. An arrest was made, and the investigation continues.

Domestic dispute

• At 7:34 a.m. Saturday, JPD responded to a domestic dispute report on the 4300 block of Marion Drive and arrested 30-year-old Scott Whiteley for disorderly conduct. He was transported to Lemon Creek Correctional Center and held on $500 cash bail.

Drunk driving

• At 3:11 a.m. Saturday, JPD arrested 22-year-old Asya Claflin on the 8100 block of Egan Drive for driving under the influence. Claflin blew a .166 PBT and was transported to Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Shoplifting

• At 2:28 p.m. Friday, the Juneau Police Department responded to a report of shoplifting on the 9100 block of Mendenhall Mall Road and arrested 28-year-old James Lewis for larceny. He was remanded to jail reference a previous arrest, and held without bail.

Trespassing

• At 3:21 p.m. Friday, JPD responded to a tresspassing report on the 8100 block of Glacier Highway arrested 28-year-old Michael Hoyt for criminal trespass and concealment of mercandise at a business on Glacier Highway. He was transported and lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center with bail set at $250.

More in News

A Princess Cruise Line ship is docked in Juneau on Aug. 25, 2021. (Michael Lockett / Juneau Empire File)
Ships in Port for the week of Aug. 7

Here’s what to expect this week.

A northern oriole used dietary carotenoids to make its feathers bright orange. (Courtesy Photo / J. S. Willson)
On the Trails: The colorful world of birds

Colors are produced by cell structure, which can scatter light rays, making… Continue reading

(Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)
Police calls for Saturday, Aug. 9, 2022

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

(Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)
Police calls for Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022

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

Ice fog, a phrase in Russell Tabbert’s Dictionary of Alaskan English, is not uttered in many other places because to form it takes a sustained temperature of minus 35 F. (Courtesy Photo / Ned Rozell)
Alaska Science Forum: Alaska lexicon sinks in over the years

When my little Ford pickup chugged into Alaska 36 years ago this… Continue reading

Mimi Israelah, center, cheers for Donald Trump inside the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage, Alaska, during a rally Saturday July 9, 2022. Two Anchorage police officers violated department policy during a traffic stop last month when Israelah, in town for a rally by former President Donald Trump showed a "white privilege card" instead of a driver's license and was not ticketed. (Bill Roth / Anchorage Daily News)
Alaska officers violated policy in ‘white privilege’ stop

It’s unclear what policy was violated or what disciplinary actions the two officers faced.

(Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)
Police calls for Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2022

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

Capital City Fire/Rescue vehicles form a line at Juneau International Airport for a drill. (Ben Hohenstatt / Juneau Empire File)
Women arrested after Monday morning structure fire

Arrest does not appear related to two other recent fires, per fire marshal.

(Juneau Empire File / Michael Penn)
Police calls for Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2022

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