Thu, Apr 28|
County Supervisors Meet on Sheriff Oversight April 28 10 a.m.
County Supervisors could decide to have a Sheriff’s Oversight Board & Office of Inspector. Hearing Thursday April 28 10 a.m.
Time & Location
Apr 28, 2022, 10:00 AM PDT
About the Event
Supervisors could decide to have an Sheriff’s Oversight Board & Office of Inspector. Hearing Thursday April 28 10 a.m.
Translation services will be available for this meeting.
- Santa Rita Jail has the highest incidence of in-custody deaths in Northern California. “An inmate at the Santa Rita Jail being held on a parole violation died last month, nearly a week after attempting suicide in his cell [East Bay Times, April 14, 2022]
- The US Justice Department recently found conditions in the Alameda county jail violate constitutional rights and subject the 40% in custody who need mental health services to “unlawful harm.” Lawsuits are costing the county millions. Our county sheriff’s
- department needs a major transformation and ongoing oversight.
- Link to attend the meeting is here. (Use this link on the day of the meeting to join the meeting.)