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Alaska is beating drunk driving

...Brad Myrstol is director of the Alaska Justice Statistical Analysis Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center. He's a criminologist who tracks the ebb and flow of crime in Alaska. "For me as a criminologist, it falls into...
My Turn: Alaska Legislature should pass Bree's Law and Erin's Law

...average and has the nation's highest rate of women murdered by men at 250 percent above the national average. A UAA Justice Center survey concluded that almost 59 percent of women in Alaska had experienced physical violence, threats of it or sexual...
Many Alaskans unaware of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

...our grim statistics that prove Alaska is a very dangerous place to live for women and girls. A University of Alaska Justice Center survey from 2011 on domestic violence and sexual assault found that 55 of every 100 adult women who reside in the...
Survey finds widespread violence against Nome-area women

...violence, or both, at the hands of an intimate partner.The survey was authored by the University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center and the state Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. The results were released last week.Researchers...
UAA study of Anchorage police shootings released

...was conducted by the University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center and looked at the period between January 1993 and...shootings in recent years compared with other years. But Justice Center professor Troy Payne said researchers were unable...
Prisoner re-entry center targets recidivism

...was released from Alaska Native Justice Center, one of the nonprofits involved...anything."The Alaska Native Justice Center found that more than twice as...board member of the Alaska Native Justice Center, one of the agencies involved...
Carver explores Tlingit battle armor and weapons

...explore totemic forms, he often incorporates unexpected or modern elements in his work. On a pole for the Family Justice Center in Sitka, there are young people wearing contemporary clothing. A rainbow is featured on the "Good Life" pole...
Preparing for the worst at Bartlett

...Henry in 2008 for the University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center, "sexual assault nurse examinations are important...samples.According to another study completed by the Justice Center with the Alaska State Troopers, "evidentiary factors...
Alaska Editorial: To Change violence numbers, we need to change lives

...they almost certainly underestimate the real toll of violence against women, according to Andre Rosay of the UAA Justice Center, one of the survey partners.Rosay said that when he started his work on domestic and sexual violence in Alaska...
Troopers, renter in dispute over standoff damages made in civil court or at sentencing, if the defendant is found guilty.Dr. Allan Barnes, a professor at the Justice Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage, said in situations where law enforcement takes "unreasonable" actions to...


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