36 min

The Homicidal Trooper Murder and Mystery in the Last Frontier

    • True Crime

John Patrick Addis



Most of us like to believe we can trust the police, but not everyone goes into law enforcement for the greater good. Some enter the police academy because they crave power over others and what better job than policing offers this power? I believe most police officers are good, and a few are bullies. John Patrick Addis, though, was the worst kind of police officer. He was a monster with a badge.

Sources

If you would like to read more about John Patrick Addis and his downward spiral from a respected Alaska State Trooper to a murderous felon, I suggest you read Ghost: The True Story of One Man’s Descent into Madness and Murder by Glenn Puit.



Zekan, Karen. 10/19/1998. Remains identified as those of LV woman. Las Vegas Sun.

https://lasvegassun.com/news/1998/oct/19/remains-identified-as-those-of-lv-woman/



Tataboline, Brant. 8/2/2003. Ex-trooper linked to second disappearance

MURDER SUSPECTED: One more girlfriend missing; first was found dead in Southwest. Anchorage Daily News.

https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/thecyberseekerssociety/ex-trooper-linked-to-second-disappearance-t1049.html



Cervone, Chellie. 2/15/2013. Joann Albenese, Las Vegas woman’s death and disappearance. Las Vegas World News.

http://www.lasvegasworldnews.com/joann-albanese-las-vegas-womans-death-and-disapperance/12605/



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Robin Barefield is the author of four Alaska wilderness mystery novels, Big Game, Murder Over Kodiak, The Fisherman’s Daughter, and Karluk Bones. Sign up to subscribe to her free, monthly newsletter on true murder and mystery in Alaska.



 

John Patrick Addis



Most of us like to believe we can trust the police, but not everyone goes into law enforcement for the greater good. Some enter the police academy because they crave power over others and what better job than policing offers this power? I believe most police officers are good, and a few are bullies. John Patrick Addis, though, was the worst kind of police officer. He was a monster with a badge.

Sources

If you would like to read more about John Patrick Addis and his downward spiral from a respected Alaska State Trooper to a murderous felon, I suggest you read Ghost: The True Story of One Man’s Descent into Madness and Murder by Glenn Puit.



Zekan, Karen. 10/19/1998. Remains identified as those of LV woman. Las Vegas Sun.

https://lasvegassun.com/news/1998/oct/19/remains-identified-as-those-of-lv-woman/



Tataboline, Brant. 8/2/2003. Ex-trooper linked to second disappearance

MURDER SUSPECTED: One more girlfriend missing; first was found dead in Southwest. Anchorage Daily News.

https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/thecyberseekerssociety/ex-trooper-linked-to-second-disappearance-t1049.html



Cervone, Chellie. 2/15/2013. Joann Albenese, Las Vegas woman’s death and disappearance. Las Vegas World News.

http://www.lasvegasworldnews.com/joann-albanese-las-vegas-womans-death-and-disapperance/12605/



___________________________________________________________________________

If you would like to support Murder and Mystery in the Last Frontier? Become a patron and join The Last Frontier Club.

Each month I will provide one or more of the following to club members.

· An extra episode of Murder and Mystery in the Last Frontier available only for club members.

· Behind the scenes glimpses of life and wildlife in the Kodiak wilderness.

· Breaking news about ongoing murder cases and new crimes in Alaska

· Merchandise or discounts on MMLF merchandise or handmade glass jewelry

Become a Patron!

____________________________________________________________________________

Check out the store: Murder and Mystery in the Last Frontier merchandise.







___________________________________________________________________________

Subscribe to my free, monthly Murder and Mystery Newsletter.

Join me on:

Facebook

Instagram

Twitter

LinkedIn

Visit my website at http://robinbarefield.com

Check out my books at Author Masterminds



______________________________________________________________________







Do you enjoy reading? The Reader's and Writer's Book Club received a facelift and has a new home. Be sure to take a look.



Readers and Writers Book Club Member Benefits Include:

Save money on books—Fifty Percent Discount.

Access to Author Masterminds author podcasts.

Exclusive, free access to the author’s finest short, timely articles.

Participate in the Battle Of The Books.

Participate in monthly book club meetings.

Participate in raffles and prizes.

Participate in Monthly Book Club Discussion with Authors

Receive new and upcoming book club benefits.

Join the club!



_______________________________________________________________________



Robin Barefield is the author of four Alaska wilderness mystery novels, Big Game, Murder Over Kodiak, The Fisherman’s Daughter, and Karluk Bones. Sign up to subscribe to her free, monthly newsletter on true murder and mystery in Alaska.



 

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