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Supervisors take action on Probation requests

(Supervisors approve Probation Department requests)..The Juvenile Justice Plans are for the next fiscal year.

The Board also approved an application for State Funding under the Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act. The funding allocation to the Imperial County Probation Department is estimated to be $548,275. The Supervisors approved the revised Imperial County Comprehensive Multi-Agency Juvenile Justice Coordinating Plan, Delinquency Prevention Plan for the next fiscal year. They also approved the revised Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council, naming Superior Court Judge William Quan to replace Judge Christopher Yeager. El Centro Police Chief Eddie Madueno replaces former Chief Jim McGinley. Former Chief Probation Officer Benny Benavidez was also removed from the Council. He will be replaced by the new Chief Probation Officer, once a new Chief is named.