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File #: 17-0419    Version: 1 Name: 4/17/17 Resolution to Approve a Contract with the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office for Weapons Screening Services in the Ann Arbor Justice Center ($80,000)
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/17/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 4/17/2017 Final action: 4/17/2017
Enactment date: 4/17/2017 Enactment #: R-17-115
Title: Resolution to Approve a Contract with the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office for Weapons Screening Services in the Ann Arbor Justice Center ($80,000.00)
Attachments: 1. D15_WCSO_LobbySecurity_Jan-Jun2017.pdf
Title
Resolution to Approve a Contract with the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office for Weapons Screening Services in the Ann Arbor Justice Center ($80,000.00)
Memorandum
This resolution seeks Council approval for a service contract with the Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office for Weapon Screening Services in the Ann Arbor Justice Center for the 15th District Court. The Sheriff's Office currently provides these services.

Budget/Fiscal Impact: Funds are budgeted for this purpose in the Court's FY17 budget. No additional funds are being requested.

The Court has determined that it is in the best interests of the administration of justice to provide for the safety of the public, parties to litigation, judges, the magistrate and Court staff by performing weapons screening at the Ann Arbor Justice Center public entrance by qualified and experienced court security officers.

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office maintains a staff of trained and experienced Court Security Officers who provide weapons screening services to courts in Washtenaw County.

Consequently, the Court requests Council approval for a contract with Washtenaw County to provide Sheriff's Office Court Security Officers to the Court to perform weapons screening and opening & closing corridor and stairwell checks at the Ann Arbor Justice Center during Court business hours at a cost of $28.57 per hour per Court Security Officer.
Staff
Prepared by: Shryl Samborn, Court Administrator, 15th Judicial District Court
Approved by: Howard S. Lazarus, City Administrator
Body
Whereas, It is in the best interests of the administration of justice to provide for the safety of the public, parties to litigation, judges, the magistrate and Court staff by establishing weapons screening at the Ann Arbor Justice Center public entrance by qualified and experienced court security officers;

Whereas, The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office maintains a staff of trained and experienced Court Security Officers who provide wea...

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