A community meeting scheduled to address the release of a sexually violent predator into the community of Delta has been cancelled. The meeting was to be hosted by the Delta Police Department, which reports the subject has been re-arrested. Flyers announcing the cancellation are being distributed to affected residents.
A collaborative effort between the Delta County Sheriff's Office and municipal law enforcement agencies throughout Delta County has resulted in a proposal for a 1 percent sales tax increase to fund public safety. A PowerPoint presentation titled "Back the Badge" is starting to make the rounds at city/town council meetings, service club luncheons and other events.