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Report: At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records : Report: At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records

Jul 20, 2019 - The Canadian Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - At least 14 cities in Alaska have employed police officers whose criminal records should have prevented them from being hired under state law, the Anchorage Daily News and ProPublica reported Saturday.

The news organizations said they found more than 34 officers who should have been ineligible for these jobs. In all but three cases, the police hires were never reported by the city governments to the state's Department of Public Safety, as required, the Daily News and Pr...