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File #: 18-0632    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 4/11/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 5/8/2018 Final action: 5/8/2018
Title: Sheriff’s Office recommending the Board authorize the Chair and the Sheriff to sign Exhibits A & B to the Cooperative Law Enforcement Agreement, 18-LE-11051360-002, between the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, the United States Department of Agriculture, US Forest Service Eldorado National Forest, and the US Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in the total amount of $37,000 to provide funding for the Sheriff’s patrol services on national forest system roads within the El Dorado County National Forest and Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, as well as funding for Sheriff’s Office expenditures associated with the detection of locations and activities related to the illegal production and trafficking of controlled substances during Federal Fiscal Year 2018. FUNDING: United States Forest Service Funding.
Attachments: 1. A - Blue Route 05-08-18, 2. B - USFS Exh A 05-08-18, 3. C - USFS Exh B 05-08-18, 4. D - Executed Agreement 18-LE-11051360-002 05-08-18, 5. Executed Exhibit A 2018 EDSO Exhibit A_Patrol executed, 6. Executed Exhibit B 18-LE-002 Fully Executed Drug AOP FY18
Related files: 14-0558, 17-1191, 11-0606, 19-1265, 20-0460
Title
Sheriff’s Office recommending the Board authorize the Chair and the Sheriff to sign Exhibits A & B to the Cooperative Law Enforcement Agreement, 18-LE-11051360-002, between the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, the United States Department of Agriculture, US Forest Service Eldorado National Forest, and the US Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in the total amount of $37,000 to provide funding for the Sheriff’s patrol services on national forest system roads within the El Dorado County National Forest and Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, as well as funding for Sheriff’s Office expenditures associated with the detection of locations and activities related to the illegal production and trafficking of controlled substances during Federal Fiscal Year 2018.

FUNDING: United States Forest Service Funding.
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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION
Sheriff’s Office recommends signing Exhibits A & B to the Cooperative Law Enforcement Agreement 18-LE-11051360-002 to provide funding for the Sheriff’s patrol services, and for detection of locations and activities related to the illegal production and trafficking of controlled substances.

DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
The Cooperative Law Enforcement Agreement between the El Dorado County Sheriff and the United States Forest Service (USFS) outlines the general parameters of the working relationship between the two agencies for the enforcement of state and local laws. Amendments are typically made in the form of Exhibits A, for patrol services, and B, for controlled substance operations, on an annual basis depending on the amount of funding available from the USFS.

On November 7, 2017, the Board approved a new Cooperative Law Enforcement Agreement, 18-LE-11051360-002, between the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office, the United States Department of Agriculture, US Forest Service Eldorado National Forest, and the US Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit for the enforcement of State and local laws related to the...

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