Posted: Saturday, August 31, 2013 12:00 am
Sarpy County Attorney Lee Polikov sees a lot of people come through the court system who he doesn't think really belong in prison.
They're people who struggle with mental illness and commit small crimes. But instead of seeing them punished, Polikov would rather see them get treatment.
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