Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee

The Public Safety & Crime Prevention Committee is responsible for developing policy positions on issues involving crime prevention, corrections, substance abuse, municipal fire policy, juvenile justice, disaster preparedness and relief, homeland security, domestic terrorism, court systems and gun control.

NLC's Federal Advocacy Committee members include local elected officials and city staff from NLC member cities and towns across the country who are committed to discussing and influencing federal policy that has a direct and profound impact on local government operations.  

Meetings & Events | Policy & Resolutions | Legislation | Presentations

Vice Chair


Cleophus King
President City Council 
Bessemer, Alabama



Joel Price
Thousand Oaks, California

Vice Chair


Kristin Szakos
City Council Member
Charlottesville, Virginia

2017 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee Roster