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District 4 community meeting Oct. 23

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From page A10 | October 14, 2013 | 50 Comments

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office announced the fourth of five “We Work for You” community meetings. This meeting will be held for District 4, on Oct. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Golden Sierra High School, located at 5101 Garden Valley Road in Garden Valley.

Sheriff John D’Agostini, District 4 Supervisor Ron Briggs and Sheriff’s Office administrators will be present to discuss crime trends in District 4, and the resources available from the Sheriff’s Office. Along with other Sheriff’s Office personnel, they will be available to answer any questions you may have that were not answered in their presentations.

The community meeting will include an overview of the three divisions within the Sheriff’s Office. These overviews will be presented by the Sheriff’s Operations Division commander, the Sheriff’s Office Custody Division commander and the Sheriff’s Support Services Division commander. The Sheriff’s crime analyst will present a PowerPoint presentation about crime trends in the district and the Sheriff’s CFO will present a budget overview. The presentations will conclude with a question and answer period in breakout stations.

Representatives of the Sheriff’s STARS (Senior Team of Active Retirees), Explorers and Reserve programs will also be in attendance to inform you on their programs and how you can join the Sheriff’s Office volunteers. Come and learn how the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office works for you.

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  • Fran DuchampSeptember 23, 2013 - 11:34 am

    “We Work for You” community meetings. Well thats nice to see...much better than "visionings." I like the Sheriff. Town Meeting tonight--bring a senior. 6:00 pm at the Pollock Pines Camino Community Center. People from all over the County will come and address many programs that the seniors may not even know they had available. Some fun things will be talked about as well...free coupons to come have a free lunch (while supplies last.) Helping hands, bowling alley and volunteers will answer questions within Pollock Pines. This meeting was designed with the senior in mind. People asked for it--and the coordinator Bruce--set it up for you. Ask a senior if they could use a ride...bring several friends. Ms Santiago will be at ours...and one of the others for Pollock. all three can not be in the same place at the same time...I still think its odd to have three supervisors for our tiny space...does that mean we should be getting 3x the support?

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  • Little RickySeptember 23, 2013 - 1:31 pm

    Per Phil Veerkamp September 17, 2013 - 9:10 am Georgetown always was sort of an unnecessary appendage of El Dorado County Hummm Funny how nothing on the net o is ever gone.

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  • Pat SnellingSeptember 23, 2013 - 3:37 pm

    I'm very curious why the Sheriff's Office sent this to the Mt. Democrat?....... Divide residents do "not" have the MD "delivered" to their house. The only way a "Divide" resident can get the MD is to have it mailed...... or ...... buy it at a store...... Maybe he needs to make public notices since it is NOT listed on his "Press Release" page...

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  • Little RickySeptember 24, 2013 - 11:37 am

    Ah you can pick it up a marval.. in the paper stand. oh and Online yes Pat us Hillbillys have DSL..... DUH..

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  • Little RickySeptember 24, 2013 - 11:40 am

    Oh and I forgot Comcast @ 27Mbs

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 24, 2013 - 11:57 am

    YO, Little Ricky! How 'bout a few lines describing the "honey-do-list" that Shellz left you when she went off this AM to bring home th' bacon. Is the laundry done yet? How 'bout th' dishes? Do you get to have a coffee klatch with th' gurlz? Have you weeded and watered yer medical pot plot yet?

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  • Dr. Jethro McSwiftSeptember 24, 2013 - 5:45 pm

    Shellz, is it true that while you're bringing "home the bacon" Little Ricky is home having coffee klatches and squeezing in the chores that you leave him? I ask only because sometimes that dynamic can be damaging to fragile male egos. Perhaps Little Ricky would grow into a Big Ricky if he assumed a more traditional role.

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 24, 2013 - 7:19 pm

    I think Shellz has put Little Ricky on time out.

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 7:29 am

    Having Fun Phil???

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 7:31 am

    What is Phil Silent..... Come on Phil.. Open Your Fat Mouth!!

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 7:41 am

    Phil your a Drunk

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  • EvelynSeptember 25, 2013 - 7:45 am

    OK, everyone, get a grip. Little Ricky, see Mt Dem Terms of Use HERE which prohibits abusive content (as in the sort you have been posting) or that includes personal information such as phone numbers and addresses. Phil did not delete your comments. I did. The Mt. Dem. can decide what to do about any further such.

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 7:51 am

    Gotta love all you Veerkamps.. Phil want's to start Crap he can not handle.. He is a Fool... Go ahead an cover for him.

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  • EvelynSeptember 25, 2013 - 7:58 am

    No "covering", Ricky. Publishing personal information, including home addresses, is prohibited.

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 2:24 pm

    No Phil your sister is deleting My comments, She is a Nazi..

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 4:32 pm

    . . . pathetic . . .

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 8:18 am

    Freakin inbreaders

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 8:19 am

    Keep covering for your Retard Brother....

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 8:22 am

    Who's info? What Name??? Nothing personal... Public info from another web site,,, Slipry Slope Evie publishing personal information, including home addresses, is prohibited.

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 9:08 am

    Hey Phil I think you drunk again...

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  • James E.September 25, 2013 - 9:14 am

    Little Ricky seems obsessed with Phil's drinking (only problem being that Phil hasn't been drinking for decades).

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 11:50 am

    Need I say More... Francis Veerkamp was not that great The family idiot!November 19, 2012 - 4:02 am Mr. Veerkamp, the next time you feel the need to unburden your conscience through confession please share your intimacies with a priest

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 9:48 am

    James E. Your Pal is a total Dumb Ass...

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 9:51 am

    Dr. Jethro McSwift, Get on you knees and Kiss My Ass...

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  • James E.September 25, 2013 - 9:52 am

    Little Ricky, first you call him a drunk and now a dumb ass. Where are you getting your information, or are you pulling it out of your rear?

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 10:02 am

    James, when is posted that the water rates at GDPUD were likely too low Little Rickey, decided that my data ought to be countered by ad hominem. ~~~ LINK - ALT bid decision due this month ~~~ Little Rickey believes that even though GDPUD's rates are lower by 20 to 1 everything is peachy with GDPUD's rate structure. Little Rickey believes that since I am not a GDPUD customer I ought to butt out. Hence ad hominem.

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 10:03 am

    ~~~ when I posted ~~~~

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  • James E.September 25, 2013 - 12:59 pm

    Did I hear Little Ricky say something? So far in the distance, so vague. Must have been the wind.

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 1:12 pm

    James, LR may be napping - or - weeding his medical pot plot

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  • EvelynSeptember 25, 2013 - 3:06 pm

    Nope: See my 7:45am: "The Mt. Dem. can decide what to do about any further such."

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 4:44 pm

    M. ThissideSeptember 25, 2013 - 4:15 pm L.Rick, will you behave if Evelyn promises not to take MDem salary? Report abusive comment

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 4:50 pm

    M. Thisside September 25, 2013 - 4:15 pm L.Rick, will you behave if Evelyn promises not to take MDem salary? Report abusive comment

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 4:56 pm

    I think I am going to talk to an Attorney about you making False Post using Shellz Id and then Deleting them.. You Committed a crime.

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 5:52 pm

    . . . goodness gracious, Little Rickey! Are you also going to tell your attorney that you published my home address here in Diamond Springs? BTW, Little Rickey I also deleted some of your vile posts slandering me. I think I'll recover them and hand them over to my attorney. Slander . Oh MY!!! Perhaps you might go over your posts calling me a drunk and delete . . . or try to delete all your slanderous crap. OH MY!!!

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 5:55 pm

    Oh, BTW, Little Rickey, YOU COMMITTED A CRIME

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 5:59 pm

    Go water your pot plot, Little Ricky. Is Shellz home from "bring home the bacon"? Did you get the laundry done? The dishes? How were the gurlz at the coffee klatch? Get a job. Give Shellz a break.

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  • Little RickySeptember 25, 2013 - 6:18 pm

    Google, PHILLIP VEERKAMP Diamond Springs look at number 4 :P

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 6:22 pm

    . . . ahhh, the slander continues ~~~ It's Howdy 'tourney time. It's Howdy 'tourney. It's time to start the show. So kids let's go! fyi, Little Ricky, that's a riff off the old Howdy Doody Show. But you wouldn't know 'bout that . . . 'cuz you ain't lived enough.

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 6:36 pm

    LINK - Old Age & Treachery

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 7:42 pm

    Thank you, James ~~~ . goodness gracious, Little Rickey! Are you also going to tell your attorney that you published my home address here in Diamond Springs? BTW, Little Rickey I also deleted some of your vile posts libeling me. I think I'll recover them and hand them over to my attorney. Libel. Oh MY!!! Perhaps you might go over your posts calling me a drunk and delete . . . or try to delete all your libelous crap. OH MY!!!

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  • Phil VeerkampSeptember 25, 2013 - 7:44 pm

    replay! LINK - Old Age & Treachery

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  • Little RickySeptember 26, 2013 - 9:12 am

    Hummm. Nada No backup for you.Mt Demo is not backing you... Just saying... Evelyn September 25, 2013 - 3:06 pm Nope: See my 7:45am: "The Mt. Dem. can decide what to do about any further such."

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  • Little RickySeptember 26, 2013 - 11:14 am

    Hummm...Phil, Evie and your MINIONS Your a Joke.... The type of people that flame others tend to have their own groups. They'll usually enlist others to try and do the job. Sometimes, one troll "Phil" will have multiple accounts (Jethro Mcpecker) to give the appearance of having more than one person in his/her group. In a few rare cases, the community mods "Evelyn" will start the flame war, or the mods purposely will aid and abet one that is currently going on. When you see that happens, its time to find a new community. If the mods don't respect the time you and others are volunteering to put into the site, go find another site that is worth your time.

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  • sliderOctober 14, 2013 - 9:17 am

    Briggs is coming to the Divide? Does he know how to get here? Why will he only come up if he has a Sheriff escort? Better put the tar and feathers away for now Georgetown. Better lock up your valuables Garden Valley, Briggs is coming to town. Hand wash will be available for those who he touches.

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  • G'Town WhistlerOctober 14, 2013 - 2:30 pm

    Briggs & D'Agostini in the same room? Ha ha haaa! I highly doubt it…Watch the Petulant Supervisor dis Sheriff D’Agostini: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZNowt89bcSk

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  • Dave M.October 14, 2013 - 5:06 pm

    G’town Whistler is right: "These overviews will be presented by the Sheriff’s Operations Division commander, the Sheriff’s Office Custody Division commander and the Sheriff’s Support Services Division commander. The Sheriff’s crime analyst will present a PowerPoint presentation about crime trends in the district and the Sheriff’s CFO will present a budget overview." I don’t see Briggs or Sheriff D’Agostini mentioned in this article posted 9/23. Something smells fishy.

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  • Seriously, Dave M?October 14, 2013 - 5:11 pm

    Paragraph 2: Sheriff John D’Agostini, District 4 Supervisor Ron Briggs and Sheriff’s Office administrators will be present to discuss crime trends in District 4 . . .

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  • JimOctober 14, 2013 - 7:49 pm

    Using a county car and getting paid to campaign is nothing new in El Dorado County. Also, when you have Briggs attention ask him why he won’t help El Dorado County veterans when he promised he would. The more I see and here about Briggs and his nephew the more obvious it becomes that their a group arrogant knuckleheads born with a silver spoon in their month.

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  • sliderOctober 15, 2013 - 11:27 am

    Briggs going to the Divide: Pee Wees Great Adventure!

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  • Little RickyOctober 16, 2013 - 12:58 pm

    Hi.. :P

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