Tag Archives: Eureka

Abuse of Homeless in Redding

  Our Eureka! A man with integrity called to warn me about a scam perpetrated on Redding’s homeless population.   Someone else, a person who apparently has very little value for other humans, posted a Craigslist advertisement in Redding stating Eureka … Continue reading

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EPD Leadership Plan

The essence of community policing is for the police to work with, and police from, the perspective of the community in the most professional way possible. Part of this means making decision to transform police organizations to be transparent, fair … Continue reading

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Thank You!

To the many Eurekans who gave selflessly to send EPD officers to Dallas to represent you as Texans lay five dedicated public servants to rest…Thank You! You gave so sacrificially I was able to send three officers, not two.  You … Continue reading

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Trimmigrants Needed

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Dog Gone It!

Many people, including my wife, like doges better than humans. Dogs love without prejudice or being judgmental.  They are loyal and faithful; all they ask for in return is a little affection and food.  They are often considered family.  Our … Continue reading

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Strategic Planning

Planning the future is always important for an organization, but especially the police. Attached is a survey to get broad input from community members.  Please take a few minutes out of your day to give EPD some guidance in planning what’s next. … Continue reading

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Payday for Parolees & Homeless

What does Eureka do with all of the prop 47 felons leaving prison and heading toward the streets? Most have – No job. No plan. No hope! That was until Miles Slattery and his team of innovators began Pathway to Paychecks. Pathway to … Continue reading

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Officer Down!

Too many times in my career I heard the alert tone switch on the radio and the most feared words in policing come over the radio.  11-99, officer down, shots fired, All units respond code 3.  Instantly fear, anger, sadness … Continue reading

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De-escalation Training and Rural Policing

A distraught woman holds a knife to her chest and threatens suicide because she had a miscarriage. How would you handled this incident? To complicate matters she has barricaded herself in a car with the engine running. A 25 year … Continue reading

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One Eureka

August 29, from 12:00 pm until 4:00 pm EPD has joined in with Neighborhood Watch Groups to hold the first ever, citywide Neighborhood Block party. Each neighborhood is represented along with Nextdoor.com members. Come join us in Carson Park as … Continue reading

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