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The cost of California’s court security contract with the California Highway Patrol

Published: Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Here are a few more tidbits of data that informed our Sunday story about the security contract between California’s Administrative Office of the Courts and the California Highway Patrol that includes armed drivers for appellate court justices.

The numbers below come from records provided to The Bee by CHP. Click the tags at the bottom of the spreedsheet to toggle between mileage costs for October 2012 through June 2013 and costs for the entire five-year agreement. Read the contract by clicking here.

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