Here are some more tidbits:
- San Mateo County’s average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $3,000.
- 20% of prisoners has mental health issues. New Risk Assessment process will help ID those ready to go back to general population, rather than staying in jail. It will reduce cost and encourage better efficacy.
- Supervisor Horsely is working with Abundant Grace’s Eric DeBode to help the homeless on the coast.
- San Mateo has created a 30 bed section for women only, to reduce assault.