Kiana Village Police Officer Annie Reed, 49, is a grandmother and often the only cop in the Northwest Alaska village of 421 people. (Loren Holmes / Anchorage Daily News)

Series on lack of law enforcement throughout rural Alaska wins 2020 Al Nakkula Award

April 16, 2020

Photos by Loren Holmes for the Anchorage Daily News What happens when communities lack law enforcement? For many of us, this may seem like a theoretical question. But through reporting based on hundreds of public records requests and interviews, Anchorage Daily News Special Projects Editor Kyle Hopkins found that one...

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Deadline extended: Al Nakkula Award for Police Reporting

Jan. 9, 2019

Entries will be accepted now to midnight (Mountain time) on Jan. 18, 2019.