ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska https://www.ice.gov/ ICE Headline News Feed by State en Copyright 2020 Fri, 07 May 2021 18:55:14 -0400 Wasilla man charged with identity theft and false statements https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/wasilla-man-charged-identity-theft-and-false-statements Jay Osmond Gardner, 55, of Wasilla, has been charged with identify theft and false statements, after allegedly obtaining a state ID using the identification of another individual to travel interstate and avoid contact with law enforcement.  https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/wasilla-man-charged-identity-theft-and-false-statements Thu, 04/02/2020 - 09:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Anchorage man sentenced to prison for drug distribution and money laundering scheme after federal investigation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/anchorage-man-sentenced-prison-drug-distribution-and-money-laundering-scheme-after Abel Cruz-Perez, 24, of Anchorage, was sentenced Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020, by Sr. U.S. District Judge Ralph R. Beistline to serve 33 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/anchorage-man-sentenced-prison-drug-distribution-and-money-laundering-scheme-after Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska ICE HSI, local partners, remove drug dealer from community https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-local-partners-remove-drug-dealer-community ICE HSI Seattle announced that Matthew Sean Bremond, 32, of Soldotna, Alaska, was sentenced yesterday to nine years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for distributing large quantities of heroin throughout the Kenai Peninsula. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-local-partners-remove-drug-dealer-community Thu, 01/16/2020 - 14:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Fugitive child predator on ICE’s top 10 most wanted list captured in Alaska https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/fugitive-child-predator-ices-top-10-most-wanted-list-captured-alaska San Francisco HSI special agents began investigating Trask in March 2012 after he allegedly downloaded a video of child pornography though a peer-to-peer (P2P) network using an internet protocol (IP) address that traced back to his San Francisco residence. On May 1, 2012, HSI executed a federal search warrant at Trask's residence. Within a week of the search, Trask quit his job and relocated to San Diego, advising HSI he was staying with family who resided there. Fugitive child predator on ICE’s top 10 most wanted list captured in Alaska https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/fugitive-child-predator-ices-top-10-most-wanted-list-captured-alaska Fri, 12/09/2016 - 11:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Alaska plastic surgeon convicted of wire fraud and tax evasion https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-plastic-surgeon-convicted-wire-fraud-and-tax-evasion Michael Brandner, 67, was convicted following a seven-day jury trial before U.S. District Judge Sharon Gleason of the District of Alaska. According to the indictment and evidence introduced at trial, in late 2007, shortly after Brandner’s wife filed for divorce, he collected millions of dollars in marital assets and secretly drove from Tacoma, Washington, to Costa Rica. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-plastic-surgeon-convicted-wire-fraud-and-tax-evasion Wed, 11/04/2015 - 12:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Salvadoran man sentenced for identity theft https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/salvadoran-man-sentenced-identity-theft Jose Alegria-Garcia, 56, admitted in a January plea agreement to knowingly using the identity of a U.S. citizen to obtain benefits from the state of Alaska. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/salvadoran-man-sentenced-identity-theft Mon, 04/06/2015 - 11:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska East Coast man who blamed hackers for his child pornography collection sentenced https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/east-coast-man-who-blamed-hackers-his-child-pornography-collection-sentenced Michael J. Carroll, of Milford, Connecticut, who was convicted in February by a federal jury, blamed a Target-style attack, referring to the recent data harvest by hackers on the national retailer, as the reason investigators found child pornography on his computers and in his email account. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/east-coast-man-who-blamed-hackers-his-child-pornography-collection-sentenced Thu, 06/12/2014 - 20:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Oregon trucker sentenced to 6 years for child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/oregon-trucker-sentenced-6-years-child-pornography Aaron Bruno Finn, 57, was arrested in 2012 by Canadian customs officials at the Beaver Creek, Yukon, border crossing on the Alaska Highway for importation of child pornography. According to court documents, Finn transported more than 600 images of child pornography on two laptop computers from the U.S. into Canada. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/oregon-trucker-sentenced-6-years-child-pornography Fri, 02/21/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Connecticut man who blamed hackers for his child pornography cache convicted https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/connecticut-man-who-blamed-hackers-his-child-pornography-cache-convicted Michael J. Carroll, a Connecticut computer technician who claimed hackers were responsible for sexually explicit images of minors linked to him, was convicted Thursday by an Alaska federal jury of advertising child pornography and two counts of distribution of child pornography. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/connecticut-man-who-blamed-hackers-his-child-pornography-cache-convicted Thu, 02/06/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Tennessee man sentenced to more than 10 years for child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/tennessee-man-sentenced-more-10-years-child-pornography Matthew Bren Goodlett was caught with more than 3,500 images and 150 videos of child exploitation. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/tennessee-man-sentenced-more-10-years-child-pornography Fri, 08/23/2013 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Yakima sex offender sentenced to 15 years for child exploitation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/yakima-sex-offender-sentenced-15-years-child-exploitation Matthew Edward Shubart, of Yakima, Wash., admitted in a plea agreement to seeking and offering to exchange, distribute and receive child pornography over the Internet. According to prosecutors, Shubart was one of 109 members of an online child pornography trading group. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/yakima-sex-offender-sentenced-15-years-child-exploitation Wed, 06/12/2013 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Alaska man sentenced to 10 years for possessing child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-man-sentenced-10-years-possessing-child-pornography Scott Hunter Sauer, 65, pleaded guilty in February to knowingly possessing child pornography. Prosecutors stated in court documents that Sauer was an extremely organized collector of child pornography, noting that his organization "speaks to the amount of time and energy he devoted to child pornography. His sexual interest in children was not a passing interest, but a myopic one." https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-man-sentenced-10-years-possessing-child-pornography Mon, 11/12/2012 - 19:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Boston doctor sentenced to 21 years for traveling to Alaska to have sex with minor https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/boston-doctor-sentenced-21-years-traveling-alaska-have-sex-minor John Mark Felton, 48, was convicted of traveling from Boston to Anchorage in November 2009 to meet a grandfather and engage in the planned sexual abuse and rape of a boy. He was met by law enforcement and arrested. At the time of his arrest, investigators determined Felton had amassed a collection of more than 1,200 images and at least 70 videos of boys and girls being sexually abused. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/boston-doctor-sentenced-21-years-traveling-alaska-have-sex-minor Mon, 04/09/2012 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska Alaska man sentenced to 6 years for possessing child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-man-sentenced-6-years-possessing-child-pornography Vincent Lee Evans, 30, of Fort Richardson, Alaska, became the target of an ICE HSI investigation following a referral from the German police in the state of Baden-Württemberg. German investigators provided evidence that Evans was using the Internet's peer-to-peer capabilities for illicit child pornography purposes. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/alaska-man-sentenced-6-years-possessing-child-pornography Thu, 04/28/2011 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Alaska