CASA Meeting Minutes for November 2017

//CASA Meeting Minutes for November 2017

CASA Meeting Minutes for November 2017

(via Sacramento County Sheriff Department)

ELVERTA, RIO LINDA, GARDEN HIGHWAY, AND MCCLELLAN NOVEMBER 1, 2017 COMMUNITY MEETING MINUTES

Below, please find the minutes from the Community Meeting held on November 1, 2017. Please share with any neighbors who were not able to attend. Thank you!

Agencies present: Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department (SSD), California Highway Patrol (CHP), and Sacramento County District 4 Board of Supervisors, Sue Frost.

Meeting Notes: The updated North Area Directory brochure with contact numbers, meeting dates and additional information where given out at the meeting.

Interested in working for the Sheriff’s Department as a VIP, contact our Volunteer Services Coordinator for information volunteers@sacsheriff.com

How to contact and connect with us:
Emergency (916) 874-5111
Non-Emergency (916) 874-5111

CHP Officer Email Contact: 250POP@CHP.ca.gov
Officer addressed traffic concerns in the area and at the local schools.

SSD Sergeant Tom Bland, POP Supervisor Email Contact: NorthPOP@sacsheriff.com

Homeless Outreach Team Email Contact: NorthHOT@sacsheriff.com

Sgt. Bland introduced the new members of the Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) with the Steps Forward Navigators and the SPI Grant. Questions were answered regarding the homeless issues in the area.

SSD Deputy Lauren Milton Deputy Milton discussed changes to Prop 64, legal and illegal outdoor marijuana grows.

Questions were answered regarding Prop 64.

Sgt. Bland talked about crime statistics in the Rio Linda area and Sacramento County overall. Questions were also answered regarding the statistics given to the community members present.

Sheriff’s Department Crime Scene Investigations (CSI) gave a presentation on their role and responsibilities in SSD. The deputies also answered questions on what they can and cannot due in comparison to what you see on television.

Citizens expressed concern regarding the drug problem in the area and what SSD is doing about it.

There was also concern over citizen continuously violating traffic laws and what CHP is doing about it.

The next meeting is scheduled for the 1st Wednesday in January. January 3, 2018.

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Born and raised in Rio Linda, graduate of Rio Linda High School, and resident for most of the last 50 years. Committee Chair for the Rio Linda Elverta Visions Committee, announcer for the Rio Linda Little League Parade, Keeper of the Archway Lights, and outspoken advocate for the community.