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Dispatchers for the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Alexandria Police Department may end up in two separate locations. Dispatchers, including Keith Polipnick (front) and Marilyn Peterson (back), answer 911 calls, as well as other calls that come in for the two agencies. Echo Press photos by Celeste Beam

Joint LEC in jeopardy: County pulls out of plan

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The idea of a new joint law enforcement center (LEC) coming to fruition appears to be dead in the water.

At Tuesday's regular Douglas County Board meeting, commissioners voted 3-2 to not move forward on the joint LEC project.


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