City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
fax 907-586-5385

If you can read this, your browser is not style sheet compliant. If you are using an ADA browser, continue on for information and menu links.For more information regarding the City and Borough Juneau's new website design, click [here].

How Do I...

Appeal a Citation Get My Impounded Vehicle Abandoned Vehicle File an Online Police Report Apply for Employment Request A Police Report Compliments/Complaints Contact Us

JPD Menu

People of Interest

Felony Theft - ShopliftingEntire List

Juneau Police Department

Questions Posted to "Ask a Dispatcher"

Q. If my partner hasn't come home and I want to know if he's been arrested, will the department tell me if I call? Should I call 586-0600?

Dear Juneau Resident,

Boy do I have a great service for you! Go into and click on Alaska. You can put in a name and see if that person is in jail and where without even calling anyone. One of the JPD dispatchers has experimented and found it to be updated in 15 minutes to half an hour from the person being taken to the jail. That is a lot faster than waiting for JPD's activity bulletin to be posted in the afternoon.

Okay, how many people that read this are going to check and see if the person they dated in high school is in jail? Probably a lot.

Arrests are public information so there are no confidentiality concerns when it comes to releasing a name. It is just easier to check online than call a dispatcher, who might have emergency calls coming in.


CBJ Image