This Wednesday, June 26, 2019 photo shows an aerial view of the Yup’ik village of Stebbins on the Norton Sound coast in Western Alaska. The city is among over a dozen cities in Alaska that 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, July 20. (Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News via AP)

This Wednesday, June 26, 2019 photo shows an aerial view of the Yup’ik village of Stebbins on the Norton Sound coast in Western Alaska. The city is among over a dozen cities in Alaska that 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, July 20. (Bill Roth/Anchorage Daily News via AP)

At least 14 Alaska cities have public safety officers with criminal records

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