The Sheriff's Outreach Community Advisory Board (SOCAB) is an advisory board consisting of five members appointed by the Sheriff, five members appointed by the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors as well as members appointed by the incorporated cities within Sacramento County that choose to participate. The purpose of the SOCAB is to collaboratively establish and implement programs that seek to resolve conflict, concerns and issues regarding the Sheriff’s Department and the community it serves. The SOCAB duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide annual reviews to the Sheriff and Board of Supervisors concerning complaints and testimony from the community related to operations, policies and standard operating procedures of the Sheriff’s Department.
  • Review and comment on programs to promote, aide and encourage community input.
  • Review and comment on the development and operation of the Department’s law enforcement activities.
  • Represent the Advisory Board at community events.

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Upcoming Meeting

Meeting Date:  Monday, November 19, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 7000 65th St.,  Sacramento, CA


  • September 17: (Meeting Cancelled)
  • September 10: (RCCC Tour/no meeting)
  • July 16: (Meeting Cancelled)
  • March 19: (Meeting Cancelled)
  • January 22: Minutes


Previous Meetings 

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