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In The Moment ... Rethinking America’s Jails

Lori Walsh
Karl Jegeris and Kevin Thom

In The Moment ... August 23, 2107 Show 162 Hour 1

How has the way America uses jails changed over the years? What reforms are needed in the future? What reforms are needed urgently? The Safety and Justice Challenge is supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. It's goal is to help communities find ways to reduce over-incarceration. Today we welcome Rapid City Chief of Police Karl Jegeris and Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom.

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Eda Uzunlar

Eda Uzunlar represented South Dakota at Girls Nation in Washington D.C. where she was elected Secretary of State. She joins us for a conversation about diplomacy, leadership, and police transparency. Uzunlar also hosts a radio program on Sundays from 3 to 5, Mountain Time. Find it at: http://www.kteq.org/


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Nate Wek

SDPB’s Nate Wek joins us for a look at the South Dakota High School Activity Association upcoming events.


Chris is a producer for In the Moment.