News & Alerts

  • November 24, 2014 • CONSUMER ALERT
    FBI warns holiday shoppers of cyber scams
    The FBI reminds shoppers in advance of the holiday shopping season to beware of cyber criminals and their aggressive and creative ways to steal money and personal information.
  • November 7, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
    Anchorage Woman Sentenced to 18 months for Assaulting Child
    On November 6, 2014, 40 year old Cindy Atofau was sentenced to prison for assaulting a five year old boy in January 2014. The child and his family had been living with Atofau for several months at her Anchorage home.
  • October 8, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
    Alaska Joins Cramming Settlement With AT&T Mobility
    Attorney General Michael Geraghty today joined 49 states and the District of Columbia in a settlement with AT&T Mobility LLC that resolves allegations that AT&T Mobility placed unauthorized charges for third-party services on consumers’ mobile telephone bills, a practice known as "mobile cramming."
  • September 22, 2014 • PRESS RELEASE
    Mat-Su Activity and Respite Center and Its Owner Charged for Falsely Altering Medical Assistance Records
    The Alaska Department of Law, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) announced today the filing of felony charges against the Mat-Su Activity and Respite Center, LLC (MARC) for falsely altering medical assistance records.
  • September 15, 2014 • CONSUMER UPDATE
    Consumer Update: Changes to the Alaska Landlord Tenant Act
    The Alaska Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act has been amended by the Alaska legislature, and the changes to the law go in to effect on September 15, 2014.