Many crimes are fueled by drug and alcohol addictions. So what can prevent some criminal activity? Helping people receive treatment.
During Community in Unity: Recovery Behind Bars, inmates, staff, and other community members gathered inside Goose Creek Correctional Center near Wasilla to share stories about treatment, crime, and recovery. The public event was held on June 27, 2018. This recording was edited for clarity and length.
After being told innumerable times that maybe she asked too many questions, Anne Hillman decided to pursue a career in journalism. She's reported from around Alaska since 2007 and briefly worked as a community radio journalism trainer in rural South Sudan. ahillman (at) alaskapublic (dot) org | 907.550.8447 | About Anne