Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

County budget includes crisis responders, crime prevention officers


Last updated 11/10/2021 at 1:56pm

The Snohomish County Council has passed a 2022 operating budget on a 4-1 vote.

A few highlights of the 2022 adopted budget:

• Body camera program for sheriff deputies and park rangers,

• Expansion of the number of detectives to address crimes against children and

domestic violence,

• Hiring more Designated Crisis Responders,

• Addition of three crime prevention officers; one per precinct,

• Investments to reduce the law and justice system backlog,

• Set up a Carnegie Employment Support Services Program to improve access to


• Make investments in long-term shelte...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021