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The northern village of La Loche favoured a local crime-prevention strategy over a province wide model.
The northern village of La Loche favoured a local crime-prevention strategy over a province wide model. Bryn Levy/CKOM staff

La Loche rejects crime-prevention strategy for more local service

By Spencer Sterritt
February 9, 2016 - 4:51pm

Several months before the shooting tragedy on Jan. 22, La Loche town leaders decided to reject a popular crime-prevention model designed in Prince Albert. But town officials insist they didn’t reject a crime-prevention strategy all together.