Justice & Public Safety Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to criminal justice and public safety systems, including ​criminal justice planning, law enforcement, courts, corrections, homeland security, community crime prevention, juvenile justice and delinquency prevention, emergency management, fire prevention and control, and civil disturbances.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

NACo Podcast Series: Using Informed Pretrial Decision Making to Improve Outcomes

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 From the Washington Watch blog

Urge Your Senators to Co-Sponsor the Newly Introduced Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 2015 (S.1169)

​On April 30, Sens. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) introduced the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of... (read more)

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House Subcommittee Funds Critical County Law Enforcement Programs, Cuts Juvenile Justice Funding

On May 14, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS) marked up the 2016 CJS... (read more)

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New DOJ Funding Opportunity for Body Cameras

​On May 1, the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) released a FY 2015 grant solicitation... (read more)

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Senate Judiciary Committee Unanimously Approves Justice and Mental Health Legislation

​On April 30, the Senate Judiciary Committee, led by Chairman Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and Ranking Member Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), unanimously voted for... (read more)

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