The Public Services Department administers all NAB activities relative to capital projects, public works and public safety. The duties include functions in the fields of fire fighting, law enforcement, transportation, disaster response and coordination and other safety functions consistent with such powers NAB adopts.
Provide law enforcement in all NAB communities so that all residents are safe and secure.
The Public Safety program within the Public Services Department shall work to improve all aspects of public safety and law enforcement for the people of the Northwest Arctic Borough by identifying public safety needs, identifying resources available, and establishing and implementing strategies and a comprehensive public safety plan to meet those needs.
Links of Interest
- Department of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services
- US Department of Justice
- Alaska Crime Statistics
VPSO Coordinator / ROVER - Kotzebue
Village Public Safety Officers
Village Public Safety Officer - Noatak
Village Public Safety Officer / ROVER - Noorvik
Village Public Safety Officer - Ambler
Village Public Safety Officer - Kiana
Village Public Safety Officer / ROVER - Upper Kobuk