News & Alerts
- April 8, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
Mat-Su Activity and Respite Center Owner Laura Sasseen Sentenced to 120 Days in Jail for Altering Medical Records
The Alaska Department of Law, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) announced today the sentencing of 58 year old Laura Sasseen for altering medical records.
- March 13, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
Anchorage Couple Indicted by the Office of Special Prosecutions for Operating Sex Trafficking Enterprise
Troy Edward Williams and Heidi Ross were indicted yesterday by the Grand Jury based on allegations that they have been operating a prostitution enterprise in Anchorage.
- March 6, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
State Files Lawsuit Challenging the ESA Listing of the Ringed Seal
The State of Alaska filed a lawsuit today challenging the December 2012 decision by the National Marine Fisheries Service (“NMFS”) to list the Arctic ringed seal as threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
- January 28, 2015 • PRESS RELEASE
Attorney General Will Appeal the Lawsuit Challenging the Required Local Contribution for Schools
Attorney General Craig Richards announced today that the State will appeal the recent ruling invalidating the required local contribution that municipalities are required to provide to their local schools.
- January 27, 2015 • CONSUMER ALERT
Tax Season Tips: Avoid Fraud and Find Free Tax Help
Tax identity theft is quickly becoming the most common type of ID theft. It involves someone using your social security number to file a tax return with the IRS before you do to claim a fraudulent refund.