DISCLAIMER

PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE


08-0427R

 

RESOLUTION APPROVING AGREEMENT WITH ARC FOR SERVICES RELATED TO THE DOMESTIC ABUSE INTERVENTION PROJECT IN THE AMOUNT OF $160,188.

CITY PROPOSAL:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement, substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________ with Arrowhead Regional Correction for services related to the domestic abuse intervention project in the amount of not to exceed $160,188, payable from Fund 215-200-2280-4209-02.


POLICE/ATTY


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to approve an agreement with Arrowhead Regional Corrections (ARC), a nonprofit corporation, to assist the city in implementing its domestic abuse prevention program (the program).


The city has accepted a grant in the amount of almost $400,000 to assist it in carrying out the program, and, as in the past, the city will be contracting with a number of outside agencies to assist it in carrying out the full range of activities to be undertaken under the program.


As part of that effort, ARC will be providing one full-time probation agent dedicated to domestic violence cases who will supervise offenders, testify in order for protection hearings, recommend pre-trial release conditions and file probations violations proceedings regarding re-offenders.