Thursday, February 12, 2009

Justice Center data cited during testimony at Alaska Senate Judiciary Committee

During his February 11, 2009 overview of the Public Safety Department before the Senate Judiciary Committee of the Alaska Legislature, Commissioner Joe Masters cited data from several Justice Center studies, including Village Public Safety Officer (VPSO) retention issues, reports to Troopers of domestic violence and sexual assault incidents, and analysis of Alaska crime trends.

Reports referenced in Commissioner Masters' testimony include:
Minutes of Commissioner Masters' testimony are available on the Alaska Legislature's website, as is audio of the meeting. Audio is also available through Gavel to Gavel Alaska.