Local Law Enforcement Supporting State Initiative to Develop Gang Database

Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett and Chief of Patrol Rick Johnson join Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about WA Gangs – a gang violence database currently under development after the state set aside $1 million to get it off the ground. At the same time states like Oregon and California are moving away from using their gang databases. Johnson talks about that he sees as the net benefits of using such a database to curb criminal activity, despite its critics.

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