Rural Alaska communities suffer some of the highest rates of violence and lawlessness in the country. Many communities have no local law enforcement and can wait days for state troopers to reach them to assist. Recently Attorney General William Barr visited southwest Alaska communities and pledged millions in emergency funds to begin addressing the problem. We’ll ask what else is needed on the next Talk of Alaska.
HOST: Lori Townsend
- Lloyd Miller, tribal rights lawyer
- Walt Monegan, former Alaska State Public Safety Commissioner
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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