A picture, or map, speaks a thousand words. Check out the crime mapping for Grants Pass, adjust the dates to show the period you are interested in, and decide for yourself whether our community needs a properly funded criminal justice system with adequate jail and DA services:
Click Here for the GP Crime Mapping Report for 6/11/12 to 7/11/12
Trends in GP stats will tell a major story in coming months. Due to new lack of Josephine County funding we have officers to respond in the City of GP, but practically no jail to house offenders and limited DA services.
We’re looking for your HELP and INPUT on solutions!
[note the only local agency reporting to this system is the Grants Pass Police. A lack of symbols out in the County does not mean a lack of crime in the County]
Securing Our Safety members are leaving no stone unturned and are working in the following areas:
- Natural Resources: Timber & Other
- Sales Taxes and Other New Tax/Fee Revenues
- Property Tax Adjustments
- Trust, Transparency, and Education
- Public/Private Partnerships
- Public Ownership and Involvement
- Improve System Efficiency
- Use of State Lottery Funds
- Justice of the Peace Court
Team captains for each of these areas are providing preliminary reports this week about solutions in each area. See this page for future updates to our progress:
If you would like to help in any of these areas, please leave us a message on the SUGGESTION BOX
page of our site.