Alameda County has a new Sheriff and a group of stakeholders, including the League of Women Voters Oakland recently met in a town hall with Sheriff Sanchez. The group included The Interfaith Coalition for Justice in our Jails, Faith in Action East Bay, and town hall planning partners ACLU Northern California and League of Women Voters Oakland.
As noted by organizer Yuri Sadiki-Torres of Faith In Action,
the agenda was l
· To initiate a conversation on how we can support efforts to develop a dashboard of jail indicators and outcomes
· To discuss how best we can stay in touch over the next months.
An unedited recording of the town hall meeting is available so the public can stay informed.