Crime prevention through community outreach

(Courtesy Anchorage Police Department)
(Courtesy Anchorage Police Department)

Public safety and crime prevention will be more challenging for the state’s department of law as budget cuts force closure of district attorney offices in some areas of Alaska. How will prosecutors handle increased caseloads and long distance court proceedings?

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(Courtesy Anchorage Police Department)
(Courtesy Anchorage Police Department)

HOST: Lori Townsend


  • Captain Bill Miller-Crime Suppression Division-APD
  • Clint Campion, district attorney, Anchorage-Bristol Bay-Aleutians-Pribilof
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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Lori Townsend is the news director and senior host for Alaska Public Media. You can send her news tips and program ideas for Talk of Alaska and Alaska Insight at or call 907-550-8452.

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