Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach (IOLERO)

April 2, 2018 at 5:30 PM

Permit Sonoma
2550 Ventura Avenue
Hearing Room
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.465074, -122.723705

Meeting Documentation


CAC Members: Joanne Brown, Rick Brown (Vice-Chair), Emilia Carbajal, Evelyn Cheatham (Chair), Elizabeth Cozine, Alma Roman Diaz, Jim Duffy, Ramon Meraz, Maria Pacheco, (two vacancies). 

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call 
  3. Announcements; Adjustments to Agenda; Brief Member Reports (up to 10 minutes)
  4. CAC Annual Priorities (up to 30 minutes)--discussion & possible action item
    • Report of Working Group (up to 10 minutes) 
    • Discussion among CAC members of possible future goals of CAC (up to 10 minutes)
    • Public Comment (up to 10 minutes) 
  5. Sonoma County Sheriff's Election Candidate Forum (up to 30 minutes)--discussion & possible action item
    • Report of Working Group (up to 10 minutes)
    • Discussion from CAC members (up to 10 minutes) 
    • Public Comment (up to 10 minutes) 
  6. Homeless Policies Working Group (up to 30 minutes)--discussion & possible action item 
    • Homeless Policies Working Policy Recommendations (up to 10 minutes) 
    • Discussion from CAC members (up to 10 minutes) 
    • Public Comment (up to 10 minutes) 
  7. Review/Approval of March 5, 2018 Draft Meeting Minutes (up to 5 minutes) 
  8. IOLERO Director's Report (up to 5 minutes) 
  9. General Public Comment (up to 15 minutes): Public comment for items not listed on the agenda.
    • Public comment is normally limited to three minutes per person, unless adjusted by the Chair. 
  10. Adjournment 
  11. Next meeting of CAC: Monday, June 4th, from 5:30pm-7:30pm, at Permit Sonoma Hearing Room (2550 Ventura Ave., Santa Rosa CA 95403). 

Agendas and Materials

Agendas and Materials: Agendas and most supporting materials are available on the Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach’s website.

Due to legal, copyright, privacy or policy considerations, not all materials are posted online. Materials that are not posted are available for public inspection between 08:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 2300 A County Center Drive, Suite A211, Santa Rosa, CA.

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Disabled Accommodation

If you have a disability which requires an accommodation, an alternative format, or requires another person to assist you while attending this meeting please contact:
The Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review & Outreach, (707) 565-1534 or email:
Please contact us as soon as possible to ensure arrangements for accommodation.

Commitment to Civil Engagement

All are encouraged to engage in respectful dialog that supports freedom of speech and values diversity of opinion. CAC Members, Staff, and the public are encouraged to:

  • Create an atmosphere of respect and civility where CAC Members, County Staff, and the Public are free to express their ideas within the time and content parameters established by the Brown Act and the CAC’s standard Parliamentary procedures (Robert’s Rules of Order);
  • Establish and maintain a cordial and respectful atmosphere during discussions;
  • Foster meaningful dialogue free of attacks of a personal nature and/or attacks based on age, (dis)ability, class, education level, gender, gender identity, occupation, race and/or ethnicity, sexual orientation;
  • Listen with an open mind to all information, including dissenting points of view, regarding issues presented to the CAC;
  • Recognize it is sometimes difficult to speak at meetings, and out of respect for each person's perspective, allow speakers to have their say without comment or body gestures, including booing, whistling or clapping;

Public Comment at Community Advisory Council Meetings

Members of the public are free to address the CAC. Public comments:

  • Should fall under the subject matter jurisdiction of the CAC (as noted in the founding documents)
  • Are limited to 3 minutes per person per agenda item; time limitations are at the discretion of the Chair.

CAC members may not deliberate or take action on items not on the agenda, and generally may only listen.

Contact Information

Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach

County of Sonoma

Contact us by Phone
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Plaza Building A

2300 A County Center Drive

Suite A211

Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.462409, -122.725364
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