The Public Safety Report is compiled from criminal complaints filed in state and federal courts, as well as some police blotter information, trooper dispatches, fire department reports and interviews with public safety officials. Individuals named as arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proved guilty in a court of law.


Richard Henry Bordeaux Jr., 26, of Fairbanks, was charged with fourth-degree assault and resisting arrest May 2. According to charging documents, Bordeaux punched and kicked a woman, then kicked a Fairbanks police sergeant in the knee.

Multiple charges

• Briana Jean Smith, 25, of Anchorage, was charged with failure to stop at the direction of a peace officer, driving under the influence, reckless driving and refusing to take a breath-alcohol test May 3. According to charging documents, Smith passed an Alaska State Trooper on the Richardson Highway at 90 mph. The trooper activated his lights and siren, and Smith and fled through North Pole at speeds as high as 130 mph for four minutes.

• Jordan Adam Carroll, 18, of Fairbanks, was charged with fourth-degree assault and making a false report May 2, after he called Alaska State Trooper to report his girlfriend cut him with a knife. The woman told troopers Carroll pulled her to the ground by her hair during an argument. Scratches on Carroll’s arm were not consistent with his description of a struggle, according to charging documents. Troopers determined Carroll’s wounds were self-inflicted.

• Kristen Nicole Keyes, 33, of Fairbanks, was charged with fifth-degree criminal mischief, fourth-degree assault and interfering with a domestic violence assault May 2. According to charging documents, Keyes became violent after she and her boyfriend broke up. She tried to kick down the doors of their home and he tried to barricade himself inside. Keyes kicked a board as the man was screwing it over a door. The board hit the man in the head and left a large bruise. Keyes also broke a Samsung tablet, numerous cabinet doors and a small stool, before breaking a large front window with a Louisville Slugger baseball bat, according to the charges.

Vehicle theft

Anthony Simpson, 19, of Fairbanks, was charged with felony first-degree vehicle theft and two counts of violating conditions of release May 3 for allegedly stealing a delivery truck from Lin’s Asian Bistro on Airport Way. The truck’s owner told Fairbanks police he left it unlocked with the keys in it, according to charging documents. When found with the truck, Simpson police he found it in the middle of the Costco parking lot.

Dorothy Chomicz