Where nature meets adventure.

A Message from the Governor

Governor Dunleavy is focused on moving Alaska forward and believes that our greatest years are yet to come if we work together to maximize our potential.

Mike Dunleavy

About Alaska

Alaska, the largest state in the United States, is a land of extraordinary natural beauty and wonder. Located in the far northwestern corner of North America, it is renowned for its vast wilderness, stunning landscapes, and unique wildlife.

With a rugged terrain featuring towering mountains, pristine glaciers, and abundant waterways, Alaska is an adventurer’s paradise. The state is home to Denali, North America’s highest peak, and the awe-inspiring Northern Lights that dance across its dark winter skies.

Crimes Overview

The crime situation in Alaska presents a mixed picture with both concerning and positive aspects. The higher rates of murder and assault raise safety concerns and indicate the need for measures to address violent crime. The lower incidence of kidnapping contributes to a sense of security, while the high rate of robbery is a notable concern that requires attention.

On the positive side, lower rates of burglary, vandalism, and theft indicate a relatively safer environment regarding property crimes. The lower incidence of motor vehicle theft and significantly lower rates of identity theft suggest lower risks in these areas. While drug offenses are not particularly significant, attention is needed for weapon law violations.

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