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.