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CHAIR FLETCHER RESPONDS TO STATE AUDIT OF SHERIFF DEPARTMENT JAILS

02/03/22

 

The State of California today released an audit about deaths inside San Diego County Sheriff Department Jails, it was initiated by California State lawmakers. In response to the sobering report, Nathan Fletcher, Chair of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, released the following statement: 

“A mistake and a stint in jail shouldn’t cost anyone their life and I expect the new Sheriff, CLERB, and the legislature will take the needed steps to provide appropriate care, improve the conditions and reduce jail deaths. While the Board of Supervisors has limited jurisdiction in this area, I stand ready to assist.”