Case number: AK13090286
Type: DUI, Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test, Reckless Driving, MICS VI
Text: On 11-30-13 at approximately 2131 hours, the Alaska State Troopers Bureau of
Highway Patrol, Girdwood Team, stopped a 1999 Oldsmobile Bravado after it was called in as a REDDI. It was reported the vehicle ran another motorist off the roadway on O’Malley Road in Anchorage and was driving southbound on the Seward Highway.
The vehicle was stopped near mile 101.5 of the Seward Highway. The driver, Gregg Walter Brandlein, age 61 of Kasilof, was found to be impaired while operating under the influence of alcohol and in possession of marijuana. He was arrested for DUI, MICS VI, and Reckless Driving. Brandlein was additionally charged with Refusal to submit to a chemical test. Brandlein was transported and remanded to the Anchorage Jail, held without bail.
Location: Coffman Cove
Case Number: AK13090237
Text: On 11/30/13, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Klawock Post, conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation. The traffic stop led to the arrest of the driver, Cleve M Smith (58 y/o), for Driving Under the Influence. He was transported to the Craig Jail.
Case number: AK13090462
Type: Driving Under the Influence – Felony, Driving While Licensed Revoked, Parole Violation
Text: On 12-1-13 at approximately 1832 hours, Alaska State Troopers received report of a drunk male driver with his car stuck in the ditch near Chatanika. Alaska State Troopers responded and contacted Steven Bramstedt, 48 of Fairbanks. Steven was found to be on parole and to have a revoked license from a prior felony DUI. Investigation resulted in the arrest of Steven Bramstedt for felony DUI, Driving While License Revoked, and for a Parole Violation.
Incident number: AK13090490
Type: Felony DUI, MIW 4th Degree, Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the 1st Degree (X2), Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the 2nd Degree (X2), DWLR
Text: On 12/1/13, at approximately 2200 hours, Alaska State Troopers with the Bureau of Highway Patrol conducted a traffic stop on a Ford truck weaving on Trunk Rd at College Dr near Palmer. Investigation revealed the driver, Joseph Cleaver, age 33 of Palmer, was driving under the influence of alcohol while possessing a loaded firearm in the vehicle with 2 children under the age of 6 while his license was in Revoked status. It was discovered Cleaver had 3 previous convictions for DUI, two of the convictions were within the last 10 years making this DUI a Felony DUI.
Cleaver was remanded to the Mat-Su Pre-Trial Facility for Felony DUI, MIW 4th Degree, Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the 1st Degree (X2), Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the 2nd Degree (X2), and DWLR with bail set at $7500 + CATP. Passenger, Darren Hildebrand, age 30 of Anchorage, was found to be intoxicated and was arrested for MIW 4th Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child in the 2nd Degree (X2). Hildebrand was remanded to the Mat-Su Pre-Trial Facility with bail set at $1500.
Type: DUI, MICS-6
Text: On 11-29-13 Alaska State Troopers contacted Andrew Hotch (38 y/o of Klukwan) near his residence in Klukwan after finding his vehicle abandoned in a ditch on the Haines Highway at milepost 22. The investigation revealed that Hotch was intoxicated and had lost control of the vehicle. Troopers also found Hotch was in possession of apx. 1/4 oz of marijuana. Hotch was arrested at 1635hrs. for DUI and Misconduct
Involving Controlled Substances 6 and transported to Haines. A breath sample obtained from Hotch under the Alaska Implied Consent Law showed his BrAC to be .261%. Bail was set at $1500 and he was jailed pending arraignment.
Case number: AK13087677
Type: DUI, DWLR, Harassment II DV, Interfere with Report of DV
Text: On 11/28/13 at approximately 1738 hours, Alaska State Troopers responded to a residence on Vecera Dr. in Wasilla for a report of disturbance.
Investigation revealed Wilbur Kingsley, age 54 of Wasilla, drove while under the influence of alcohol and on a revoked license to the residence. Further, Kingsley subjected a family member to offensive physical contact and interfered when the family member dialed 911. Kingsley was arrested and remanded to the custody of the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility and held without bail.
Location: Big Lake =09
Case number: AK13090241
Type: DWLR/Eluding 2nd Degree/Probation Violation
On 11-30-13, at approximately 1741 hours, AST attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a Chevy pickup truck for speeding near the intersection of Beaver Lake Road and Rochella Place in Big Lake. The vehicle failed to yield for
approximately 1.5 miles before stopping at Lodge Road. Investigation revealed the driver, identified as 54 year old Big Lake resident Buddie Holmgren, had a Revoked license for Felony DUI. Further investigation revealed Holmgren was on Probation for Felony DUI x2, as well as Assault 3rd Degree. Holmgren was arrested and transported to MSPT where he was held with bail to be set at arraignment.
Case number: AK13089882
Type: Felony DUI, DWLR, Endangering the welfare of a miner 1st, VCOR
Text: On 11-28-13, at 2324 hours, Alaska State Troopers with the Bureau of Highway Patrol observed a 2001 Dodge Caravan lose control while performing a turn causing it to travel into the opposite lane before going into the ditch where it became stuck on Lucille St near Nelson Ave. The driver was identified as Jared P. Laskowski, age 28, of Wasilla. An investigation revealed Laskowski was operating the vehicle while impaired by alcohol and he was placed under arrest for DUI. Laskowski was also found to have two prior convictions for DUI within the last ten years making this DUI arrest a Felony. Laskowski was also found to be driving with a revoked driver’s license, having a minor under the age of 18 in the vehicle at the time of his arrest and violating the conditions of his release from a recent arrest. Laskowski was transported and remanded into the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility where he was held on a total of $5000 bail plus a court approved third party.