[10/6/16] Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Discusses Preliminary Budget With Commissioners

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The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office presented their 2017 preliminary Budget to Douglas County Commissioners last week – and Sheriff Harvey Gjesdal says they will meet with commissioners early next week to discuss those requests in greater detail…

100616 DCSO Budget 1 :40 “…service to our citizens.”

Sheriff Gjesdal says his administrative team has put a lot of work into putting together a budget that evens out…

100616 DCSO Budget 2 :29 “…so that’s a big piece of it.”

At the end of the day- Sheriff Gjesdal says, his office and the Commissioners will find a way to agree on a 2017 budget…

100616 DCSO Budget 3 :17 “…they need to consider.”

Douglas County Washington contains 1820 square miles with a population of approximately 32,600 people. The Sheriff’s office employs 25 commissioned and 7 non-commissioned personnel.