County Supervisors OK Plans to Address Law Enforcement Shortages
Last updated 1/26/2022 at 10:07am
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - County supervisors voted unanimously today to develop plans to address potential Sheriff's Department staffing shortages.
As requested in a letter by Supervisors Joel Anderson and Jim Desmond, the board directed Helen Robbins-Meyer, chief administrative officer, to return within 180 days with updates and recommendations.
A combination of issues has added to the shortage of officers according to Supervisor Desmond's Communications Director Miles Himmel, "The COVID-19 vaccination requirement resulted in 160 of the 1,982 City of San Diego Police Officers being terminated, w...