Humboldt County justice system continues to face Public Safety Realignment challenges

Donna Tam/The Times-Standard – Posted: 08/27/2011 02:40:16 AM PDT To help Humboldt’s criminal justice system prepare for the state’s transfer of prisoners to our local system, the county has hired a consultant to navigate the road ahead. Although the state begins the transfer of nonviolent, nonserious and nonsex crime offenders to county jails and the probation department on Oct. 1, the county does not expect to have a long-term plan in place for the transition, which continues to be plagued by uncertainty and incomplete funding. The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors voted…[For full story:   http://www.times-standard.com/localnews/ci_18770556 ]

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Humboldt County justice system continues to face Public Safety Realignment challenges