AuthorFlexman-Evans, Shel Llee
Anchorage Community Survey
Anchorage Police Department (APD)
fear of crime
race & racism
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AbstractA sample of 1,772 adult residents of the Municipality of Anchorage participated in a survey conducted by the Justice Center in late 2007. The results, compiled in this sourcebook — the second in a series of biannual surveys of the Anchorage municipality — provide one of the most detailed pictures available of community attitudes within the network of communities forming the Anchorage municipality, containing information on the demographics of residents, their perceptions of the life in their neighborhoods, social activities and organizations, and their satisfaction with various municipal and government functions, including policing. Survey results are presented in summary form for the entire municipality and also by community council area.
Table of ContentsAcknowledgements / Table of Contents / List of Tables / REPORT / Introduction / Methodology / Organization of the Sourcebook / Part 1. Life in Anchorage Neighborhoods / Part 2. Social Activities and Organizations / Part 3. Local Services // LOCATOR MAPS // TABLES / Respondent Demographic Characteristics / PART 1. LIFE IN ANCHORAGE NEIGHBORHOODS / Neighborhood / Racism / Informal Social Control / Violence / Community Disorder / Fear of Crime / Self-Protection / PART 2. SOCIAL ACTIVITIES AND ORGANIZATIONS / Social Ties / Residence / Organizations / PART 3. LOCAL SERVICES / Satisfaction with Local Services / Usage of Local Services / Local Government — Municipality of Anchorage / Health Care / Community Justice Centers / Police Effectiveness / Contact with Police // APPENDIX: Anchorage Community Survey 2007 Questionnaire
PublisherJustice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
CitationFlexman-Evans, Shel Llee. (2009). The Anchorage Community Survey, 2007: Sourcebook. Anchorage, AK: Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage.
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