Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - 08/22/2016 Page : A06
Where are the alarm bells?
By: City of Fairbanks Chief of Police-Randall Aragon
Retired Police Chief Dan Hoffman’s June 28 article caught my attention.
After assuming command of the Fairbanks Police Department,
I met with him. We discussed issues during his tenure from 1989. He mentioned lack of staff, inadequate salaries and bene- fits and continuous attempts at adequate funding from the City Council. Retired … Read more...
On 08/22/16 the City of Fairbanks Police Department received a report shortly after midnight of a wanted subject at the 1000 block of Kellum Street. Officers responded and were able to locate William Doug Burgess, 18, of Fairbanks inside an apartment at that location. A $250,000 warrant had been issued for Burgess in regards to an Anchorage kidnapping case. Burgess was taken into custody without incident and turned over to the Fairbanks Correctional Center.
Anyone with additional … Read more...
Please join your friends and neighbors for a Southside and Downtown neighborhood beautification project Saturday, August 27, 2016. Cleanup will be from 10 – 1 PM. There will be a BBQ for participants hosted by FNA Community Services from 12 – 2 PM.
Meeting and check in locations are the Prospector parking lot or JP Jones parking lot at 10 AM for Southside. The Downtown meeting and check in point is at the Sadlers Parking lot at 10 AM. Please check in so we have a count for the … Read more...