Category Archives: Alaska State Troopers

“Mrs. Palin violated a state ethics law… pursuing her family’s grudge against Trooper Mike Wooten”

Sarah Palin ‘unlawfully abused power’ in feud with state tooper, report finds

It started as a bitter family dispute over an ugly divorce and allegations ranging from illicit moose hunting to death threats in the small Alaskan town of Wasilla. Continue reading

Todd Palin too busy to testify in “Troopergate”

Sarah Palin’s husband refuses to testify in ‘troopergate’ investigation

http://www.telegraph.co.uk

Sarah Palin’s husband Todd has refused to comply with a subpoena demanding he testify in the “troopergate” investigations because he is too busy working on her election campaign. Continue reading

“The state trooper has threatened, you know, to kill my dad,” Palin has said.

Stakes high in Palin trooper probe

  • Investigator plans to subpoena Sarah Palin’s husband, Todd, and staffers
  • Alaska GOP members argue the investigation has become a political circus
  • Investigation stems from the firing of Palin’s ex-brother-in-law

 From Randi Kaye / AC 360° Correspondent 

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (CNN) — What was once an ugly divorce involving Gov. Sarah Palin’s sister is now at the center of a political showdown in Alaska and on the campaign trail. Continue reading

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin upset brother-in-law trooper still on job

Palin e-mails critical of troopers
Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin wrote e-mails that harshly criticized state troopers for failing to fire her former brother-in-law and ridiculed…
By James V. Grimaldi and Karl Vick
The Washington Post

EAGLE RIVER, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin wrote e-mails that harshly criticized state troopers for failing to fire her former brother-in-law and ridiculed an internal-affairs investigation into his conduct. Continue reading