Anchorage Daily News published an investigation that details how some Village Police Officers should…
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Anchorage Daily News published an investigation that details how some Village Police Officers should not be wearing badges and are even responsible for criminal acts, including sexual violence." Village leaders say the disparity between urban and rural policing is growing worse," the ADN reported.
From criminal to cop, and back again, in Alaska’s most vulnerable villages
The rape and death of a 16-year-old girl reveal how criminals can sometimes become cops in remote Alaska communities. The Daily News has found that villages have hired a registered sex offender, felons and other convicted criminals for police jobs in violation of state hiring requirements.