Six Non-Alaskan Residents Charged for Defrauding the Adult Public Assistance Program

Submitted by Clay Butcher on December 8, 2016 - 11:31am

Yesterday, an Anchorage grand jury indicted five non-residents for defrauding the Adult Public Assistance Program based on four separate incidents. One other non-resident was charged in Fairbanks. The Adult Public Assistance program is designed as a State supplement to the Federal Supplemental Security Income Program. The Adult Public Assistance program, which is funded entirely with state funds, is only available to Alaska residents. For full story