Safety & Sanctuary (Criminal Legal System)

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Measure G – Strengthen Planning Commission & Police Auditing

Won with 77.2% Yes 22.8% No
San Jose has been the site of some of the most egregious abuses by police–from the outright brutalizing of protestors, to the discovery of a rac…

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Measure II – Create Board and Director of Police Accountability

Won with 84.6% Yes 15.4% No
Clearly, this measure could go farther for civilian oversight and defunding of policing in Berkeley, but it is a good start. It creates a nine-member…

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Measure AA – Clarify City Attorney and City Council Responsibilities

Won with 73.5% Yes 26.5% No
Allows City Attorney to prosecute violation of city law (preempting the District Attorney, which could potentially mean fewer Alamedans sent to jail).

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Measure RR – Remove $1000 Limit on Fines for Code Violations

Won with 58.3% Yes 41.7% No
To fight illegal dumping, the city can currently only levy a $1,000 dollar fine — an amount put in place in 1968. This measure would allow the city co…

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Measure S1 – Strengthen Police Commission

Won with 81.2% Yes 18.8% No
As the Oakland Police Commission — a task force that the community won — gets ready to cut Oakland’s policing budget by 50% next year and redire…

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Proposition E – Allow Changes to Police Staffing

Won with 71.3% Yes 28.7% No
Currently, San Francisco must hire and budget for a minimum number of police officers, regardless of whether they’re needed or not. This measure…

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Proposition D – Create a Board to Investigate the Sheriff’s Office for Misconduct

Won with 66.8% Yes 33.2% No
Establece una junta directiva y un inspector general para recomendar cambios en las políticas policiacas tras investigar a la oficina del Alguacil por…

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Proposition B – Bring Transparency to the Department of Public Works

Won with 61.3% Yes 38.7% No
To increase transparency in city government, this measure brings community oversight over our Public Works and creates a new, non-police agency to kee…

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