Concern over reported increase in attacks on rangers in national parks
The National Park Service acknowledged that the number of threats and attacks against law enforcement rangers rose from 36 in 2008 to 158 in 2009.
Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility used FOIA to obtain information that enabled the group to compile the number/list of attacks and threats.
national parks, National Park Service, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, PEER, threats, violence, park rangers, law enforcement
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