NEWS: Rape Kit Report is One More Effort to Fight Crime

Rep. Geran Tarr

Juneau – As SB 54, the crime and sentencing bill recommended by the Alaska Criminal Justice Commission makes its way through the Alaska Legislature’s 4th Special Session, another report highlighting reform efforts in Alaska was released this week.

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NEWS: Rep. Geran Tarr Encourages Alaskans to Return Unused Drugs

Rep. Geran Tarr

Anchorage – Saturday, October 28th, is the 14th National Drug Take Back Day. Representative Geran Tarr (D – Anchorage) encourages Alaskans to take advantage of this opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding your home of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

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Rep. Tarr’s October 20th Newsletter: Anchorage Welcomes AFN, New Bus Routes Start Monday, Upcoming Restorative Justice Summit, and Food Freedom Act

Rep. Geran Tarr

The Alaska Federation of Natives held its 51st Convention in Anchorage this week, bringing thousands of people together to laugh, learn, and shop for the finest in Alaska Native arts. This year’s theme is “Strength In Unity.” The high point for me was witnessing the signing of a first-ever historic compact between the State and Alaska Tribes to improve the lives of Alaska’s children.

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