California Police Chief- Fall 2013 - Page 20

City of Folsom’s Faith & Homelessness Initiative By: Lt. Eric Heichlinger, Folsom Police Department Like many areas in the state, the Sacramento region has seen a notable uptick in the visibility of homelessness. Record snow and rainfall have caused flooding, often displacing people who typically reside alongside remote creeks and riverbanks and driving them into more populated areas. This has been true in Folsom, a community of approximately 78,500 in the northeastern corner of Sacramento County, and adjacent to the American River Parkway. In addition to the close proximity to the American River, Folsom is the last stop for eastbound Sacramento Regional Transit Light Rail trains. The Folsom Police Department’s efforts at addressing the public health and law enforcement issues pertaining to homelessness is spearheaded by the department’s Communi Ρδ Ι₯΅”)MΥΑΑΙ•ΝΝ₯½ΈUΉ₯Π€‘ Ή ΉLΉTΈ€Έ]½Ι­₯Ήœ)₯ΈΑ…ΙΡΉ•ΙΝ‘₯ΐέ₯Ρ ±½…°Ή½Έ΅ΑΙ½™₯ΡΜ°)½±Ν½΄ Ή ΉLΉTΈ½™™₯•Ί͕•¬ΡΌ)‰½Ρ …‘‘Ι•Ν́ё”₯ΝΝՕ́ΝΥΙΙ½ΥΉ‘₯Ήœ(Θΐ) …±₯™½ΙΉ₯„A½±₯” ‘₯•˜πέέάΉ…±₯™½ΙΉ₯…Α½±₯•‘₯•™ΜΉ½Ιœ)‘½΅•±•ΝΝΉ•Ν́ݑ₯±”Ν₯΅Υ±Ρ…Ή•½ΥΝ±δ)ΡΙε₯ΉœΡΌΥ₯‘”Ρ‘½Ν”έ₯±±₯Ήœ½ΉΡΌ)Ρ‘”Α…Ρ‘έ…δΡΌΝΡ…‰±”‘½ΥΝ₯ΉœΈ½Θ)Ρ‘½Ν”Ν••­₯ΉœΑ•Ι΅…Ή•ΉΠ‘½ΥΝ₯Ήœ°)½±Ν½΄½™™₯•ΊΝΡ••ΘΡ‘”₯Ή‘₯Ω₯‘Υ…±ΜΡΌ)„9…Ω₯…Ρ½Θ°…Έ•΅Α±½ε•”½˜„Ή½Έ΄)ΑΙ½™₯Ё½Ι…Ή₯ι…Ρ₯½ΈΈQ‘”9…Ω₯…ѽȁ₯Μ)‘…ɝ•έ₯Ρ Ι•…Ρ₯Ήœ„Α•ΙΝ½Ή…±₯镐)…Ρ₯½ΈΑ±…Έ™½Θ•… ±₯•ΉΠ°έ₯Ρ Ρ‘”)½…°½˜Ρ‘”±₯•ΉΠέ½Ι­₯ΉœΡ½έ…Ι‘Μ)•ΡΡ₯Ήœ½™˜Ρ‘”ΝΡΙ••ΠΈ•Α•Ή‘₯Ήœ½Έ)Ρ‘”Ή••‘́½˜Ρ‘”±₯•ΉΠ°Ρ‘”9…Ω₯…Ρ½Θ)΅…䁅ΝΝ₯ΝЁέ₯Ρ ½‰Ρ…₯Ή₯ΉœΉ••ΝΝ…Ιδ)‘½Υ΅•ΉΡ…Ρ₯½Έ°Ν•ΥΙ₯ΉœM½₯…°)M•ΥΙ₯ΡδMM$°‘₯Ν…‰₯±₯Ρδ₯ΉΝΥΙ…Ή”)½ΘΩ•Ρ•Ι…»Šé‰•Ή•™₯ΡΜ°Ι•ΥΉ₯Ρ₯ΉœΡ‘”)±₯•ΉΠέ₯Ρ ™…΅₯±δ°΅…­₯Ήœ΅•ΉΡ…°)‘•…±Ρ Ι•™•ΙΙ…±Μ°…Ή½‰Ρ…₯Ή₯Ήœ)ΝΥ‰ΝΡ…Ή”…‰ΥΝ”ΡΙ•…Ρ΅•ΉΠΈ%ΈΝ‘½ΙΠ°)Ρ‘”9…Ω₯…Ρ½Ί©½ˆ₯́Ѽ‘•Ω•±½ΐ„)Ι•±…Ρ₯½ΉΝ‘₯ΐέ₯Ρ Ρ‘”±₯•ΉΠ…Ή…ΝΝ₯ΝΠ)₯Έ±•…Ι₯Ήœ…±°•α₯ΝΡ₯Ήœ‰…ΙΙ₯•ΊѼ)‘½ΥΝ₯ΉœΈ)Q‘”9…Ω₯…Ρ₯½ΈΑΙ½•Ν́₯́‘₯‘±δ)±…‰½Θ₯ΉΡ•ΉΝ₯Ω”Έ)ΥΝЁ•ΡΡ₯ΉœΡ‘”±₯•ΉΠ+Ša‘½Υ΅•ΉΠΙ•…‘ηŠd…Έ‰”„‘…±±•Ή”)…ΉΙ•ΕΥ₯Ι”΅Υ±Ρ₯Α±”Ω₯Ν₯Ρ́Ѽ„Ω…Ι₯•Ρδ)½˜½Ω•ΙΉ΅•ΉΡ…°…•Ή₯•ΜΈΥΙΡ‘•Θ°)½±Ν½΄‘…́„Ν₯Ή±”9…Ω₯…ѽȁݑΌ)ݽɭ́Α…ΙЁΡ₯΅”Έ́„Ι•ΝձЁё”)ΑΙ½•Ν́½˜ΑΙ•Α…Ι₯Ήœ„±₯•ΉΠ™½Θ)‘½ΥΝ₯Ήœ…Έ‰”±•ΉΡ‘䰁…Ή½™Ρ•Έ)±½Ή•ΘΡ‘…Έ„Α•ΙΝ½Έ•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή₯Ήœ)‘½΅•±•ΝΝΉ•Ν́₯́έ₯±±₯Ήœ½Θ…‰±”ΡΌέ…₯ΠΈ)=I 5U1Q%A1%IL)½±Ν½΄₯́‰±•ΝΝ•έ₯Ρ „ΝΡΙ½Ήœ)Ν•ΉΝ”½˜₯Ω₯ŒΑΙ₯‘”…Ή„‘₯ ±•Ω•°½˜)Ω½±ΥΉΡ••Ι₯Ν΄ΈQ‘₯́₯́ɕ…‘₯±δ…ΑΑ…Ι•ΉΠ)…΅½Ήœ½Υȁ™…₯Ρ ΅‰…Ν•½΅΅ΥΉ₯Ρδ)…Ή΅…Ήδ½˜½Υȁ½ΉΙ•…Ρ₯½ΉΜ‘…Ω”)Ω½₯•…Ή‘•΅½ΉΝΡΙ…Ρ•„ΝΡΙ½Ήœ)‘•Ν₯Ι”ΡΌ…ΝΝ₯ΝЁ‘½΅•±•Ν́΅•΅‰•ΙΜ)½˜½Υȁ½΅΅ΥΉ₯Ρ丁Q‘”‘…±±•Ή”)έ₯Ρ Ρ‘•Ν”•™™½ΙΡ́₯́•ΉΝΥΙ₯ΉœΡ‘”)Ω½±ΥΉΡ••Θ•Ή•Ι₯•Μ…Ι”‘₯Ι•Ρ•)ѽ݅ɑ́ͽ±ΥΡ₯½ΉΜ…Ή‘ΌΉ½Π•Ή…‰±”)½Θ•α…•Ι‰…Ρ”Ρ‘”ΑΙ½‰±•΅Μ…ΝΝ½₯…Ρ•)έ₯Ρ ‘½΅•±•ΝΝΉ•Ν́₯Έ½±Ν½΄ΈUΉ‘•Θ)Ρ‘”±•…‘•ΙΝ‘₯ΐ½˜½±Ν½΄₯Ι” ‘₯•˜)…Έ!…Ω•ΙΡ䁅Ή½±Ν½΄Α½±₯”) ½ΙΑ½Ι…°A•Ρ•Θ ½•±΅…Έ°Ρ‘” Ή ΉLΉTΈ)ΝΥΑ•ΙΩ₯Ν½Θ°Ρ‘”½Ή•ΑЁ½˜½±Ν½΄)…₯Ρ …Ή!½΅•±•ΝΝΉ•Ν́%Ή₯Ρ₯…Ρ₯Ω”(‘!$€έ…́‘•Ω•±½Α•Έ)Q‘”!$‘Ι…έ́ΥΑ½ΈΡ‘”)•αΑ•Ι₯•Ή”°Ι•Ν½Υɍ•Μ°…Ή‘•Ν₯Ι”