It was heartening to see that the Solano County Sheriff’s Office just spent $3.2 million to upgrade the video security system at the Claybank Jail (March 3, “Claybank Jail ups security”).
A system to monitor people who are, let me see if I have this right, already in jail. How many officers could we have put on the street for the same amount of money? Or how many of our busy intersections could we monitor?
Or here’s an interesting concept: Monitor Allan Witt Park.