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.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Policy Briefs

  • Policy Brief

    Reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program

    ACTION NEEDED: As the current authorization of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) expires on September 30, 2017 please urge your members of Congress support legislation that will keep the program accessible and affordable for all county residents.

Latest Resources

  • Video | Oct. 26, 2017

    This session will explore: 1) the pharmaceutical practices under question in these lawsuits, 2) the impact of these practices on local governments, and 3) how litigation against the pharmaceutical industry can help to curb the opioid epidemic.

  • Document | Aug. 2, 2017
  • Advocacy | Jul. 26, 2017

    With the Summer Congressional recess starting Friday, July 28th, county leaders have a great opportunity to advocate for county legislative and regulatory priorities right at home. NACo has put together the following information to help you be an effective advocate during the summer recess.

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Justice and Public Safety Steering Committee

Chair

Mark Luttrell
County Mayor
Shelby County, Tennessee

 

Vice Chair

Alisha Bell
Commissioner
Wayne County, Michigan

 

Katie Cashion
Commissioner
Guilford County, North Carolina

 

Sally Heyman
Commissioner
Miami-Dade County, Florida

 

Brenda Howerton
Commissioner
Durham County, North Carolina

 

Leticia Perez
Supervisor
Kern County, California

 

Subcommittee Chair

George Dunlap (Juvenile)
Commissioner
Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

 

David Hudson (Courts & Corrections)
County Judge
Sebastian County, Arkansas

 

William Truex (Homeland Security)
Chair
Charlotte County, Florida

 

Glen Webb (Law Enforcement)
Commissioner
Pitt County, North Carolina

 

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