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Becker bill would restore public access to police radio communications

Original post made on Mar 18, 2022

Police departments throughout California would be required to make their radio communications accessible to the press and the public under new legislation proposed by state Sen. Josh Becker.

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Posted by Bystander
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 18, 2022 at 7:57 am

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This has to be a good thing. We need better communication as to what is going on when we as residents know there is a problem. Nextdoor is not the way to get our information, but that has been the source of all local news lately. The nextdoor rumor mill is the place to go for many nowadays.

Posted by Online Name
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Mar 18, 2022 at 11:10 am

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Finally. We need more transparency, not excuses. We also need to know sooner rather than later when crimes are happening near us so we can protect ourselves.