News & Alerts
- April 29, 2016 • PRESS RELEASE
Anchorage Pair Sentenced for 2015 Robbery Spree
22 year old Robert Potts and 20 year old Johnny DeGrate III were sentenced this week for a string of Anchorage robberies the pair committed in early 2015. An Anchorage jury found both Potts and Degrate guilty in December 2015 of three armed robberies that took place in February 2015.
- 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.