Senate Bill 978 Materials
Senate Bill 978 requires law enforcement agencies to post on their
website “all current standards, policies, practices, operating procedures, and education and training materials that would otherwise be available to the public” if a request was made pursuant to the California Public Records Act, located in Government Code §§ 6250 et seq.
To comply with this law, the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office has made available the documents listed below, unless the material falls within an applicable exemption under the Public Records Act.
The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office training program outlines that are approved by the State of California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) are available through the following website: P.O.S.T. OpenData
Report and Evidence Protocols
Reporting Procedures – FCN Numbers
Modification to Report Writing Protocols
Overtime Oversight Memorandum
Field Services Policy Manual Chapters
Corrections Policy Manual Chapters