A City of Oakland Police Parcel Tax, Measure NN
ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
for voters in the City of Oakland in Alameda County
, where it was defeated.
If Measure NN had been approved, it would have given the city the authority to levy a parcel tax to fund the cost of adding 105 police officers and 75 administrative personnel in the police department.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.
| Measure NN|
|Yes|| 81,859|| 54.41%|
- These final election results are from the Alameda County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure NN: "To provide more police services to neighborhoods and businesses for the purpose of preventing crime and enhancing resources for investigation of crimes, shall the City of Oakland authorize a parcel tax to fund the cost of (1) adding a total of 105 police officers and 75 police services technicians; (2) a crime data management system for crime analysis; and (3) mandatory independent annual audits and evaluations with performance standards?"