February 24, 2024

In the course of the pandemic, California misplaced 1000’s of law enforcement officials, falling between 2020 and 2022 to the bottom variety of patrol officers per capita since a minimum of 1991, in keeping with the Public Coverage Institute of California.

Alameda was no exception. However in its rebuilding effort, its police division was keen to go additional with monetary incentives than another metropolis within the nation, providing $75,000 in signing bonuses to new officers final 12 months. Ten months later, the recruitment plan has labored, nevertheless it has but to be mirrored within the metropolis’s crime statistics.