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File #: 21-1353    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 8/10/2021 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 8/31/2021 Final action: 8/31/2021
Title: Sheriff's Office recommending the Board approve and authorize Chair to sign the retroactive Memorandum of Understanding between the Sheriff’s Office and the Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) for the provision of supplemental law enforcement services for the Sly Park Environmental Education Center in the amount of $10,000 from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022. FUNDING: Revenue from SCOE.
Attachments: 1. A - Sheriff SCOE Blue Route, 2. B - Sheriff SCOE MOU 2021-2022, 3. Executed Sheriff SCOE MOU 2021-2022
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Sheriff's Office recommending the Board approve and authorize Chair to sign the retroactive Memorandum of Understanding between the Sheriff’s Office and the Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) for the provision of supplemental law enforcement services for the Sly Park Environmental Education Center in the amount of $10,000 from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022.

FUNDING: Revenue from SCOE.
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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
The SCOE operates the Sly Park Environmental Education Center (Sly Park) in El Dorado County which provides outdoor science learning experiences in Eldorado National Forest to thousands of elementary school students every year. Students stay at Sly Park for a week long or weekend program, raising important safety considerations for student participants and staff. The SCOE has requested these supplemental services in recognition of the importance of keeping Sly Park safe and are committed to putting forth their best efforts to achieve that goal.

El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office has committed to ensuring a safe environment for all students, staff, and citizens at Sly Park and will respond to calls regarding Sly Park safety concerns. The Sheriff’s Office will actively investigate and resolve violations of the law whether on or off campus, particularly acts which jeopardize individual safety. When it is deemed appropriate, Sly Park will be informed of criminal activity that can reasonably be expected to impact Sly Park and its students. For its services, the Sheriff’s Office will be reimbursed a total of $10,000 for the annual school year.

California Government Code § 53069.8 provides the board of supervisors of any county may contract on behalf of the sheriff of that county to provide supplemental law enforcement services to:
(1) Private individuals or private entities to preserve the peace at special events or occurrences that happen on an occasional basis.
(2) Private nonprofit corporations that are recipients of federal, state, co...

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