Subject: DUI Rewards DoubledDate: 05-23-2018 01:44:44
From: Lt. Jeremy WeskeCase or Incident: #

The Juneau Police Department will have an increased patrol presence over the Memorial Day Weekend in an effort to encourage people to enjoy this weekend responsibly.

While there will be more Officers on the road, we cannot be everywhere at all times. With this in mind, we are asking for the publicís assistance in making sure that everyone is able to enjoy their weekend safely. If you see a vehicle that you believe is being operated by a person driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, please call the Juneau Police Department.

Juneau Crime Line has agreed to double their reward, from $200 to $400, for information leading to a DUI arrest this weekend.

Anyone with information is encouraged to log on to the Juneau Crime Line Web site to report their tip. You may also call Juneau Crime Line at 907-523-7700 or JPD at 907-586-0600. You may be eligible for a reward.

Crime Line is a non-profit organization composed of a cross-section of the community and is designed to aid police agencies in their investigations. Tipsters are guaranteed anonymity and given a number when claiming a reward of up to $2,000.00. If you have information on this or any other crime, log on to http://juneaucrimeline.com
All factual allegations contained in this release are based upon preliminary investigation and are subject to change or clarification as the investigation continues.    Any charges reported in this release are merely accusations and all persons named in this release are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.*** END OF STATEMENT ***