Public Safety & Justice Services Mission Statement: To provide a wide range of public safety and justice services to residents and first responders of Cuyahoga County, while embracing current and new technologies in the public safety field.


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2079 East 9th Street, Suite 5-200,
Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Main Office Phone
: (216) 443-7265; (216) 443-2129 fax


With the transformation to a Charter-form of county government, in 2011 the Cuyahoga County Department of Public Safety and Justice Services was established. The Department encompasses all divisions that previously existed under the County’s former Department of Justice Affairs.   In addition to descriptions of the Department’s various operations, programs and services, on this website you will also find information about emergency preparedness, trainings, citizen volunteers, current publications, grant announcements, public safety communications updates, and other valuable resources.  


FY2018 State Homeland Security Grant Program

The FY2018 State Homeland Security Grant Program is now available. Any agency interested in submitting a project application for this grant program must complete a project application and present it before a Cuyahoga County Emergency Services Advisory Board Sub-Committee to be considered.

 For a list of upcoming CCESAB Sub-Committee dates please visit: http://bc.cuyahogacounty.us/en-US/CC-EmergencySrvcsAdvsryBrd.aspx

The grant guidance and project application template are below:

State Homeland Security Grant Program - Regional

State Homeland Security Grant Program Application



FY2018 State Homeland Security – Law Enforcement Grant Program

The FY2018 State Homeland Security – Law Enforcement Grant Program is now available. Any Cuyahoga County Law Enforcement Agencies interested in submitting a project application for this grant program must complete a project application and present it before the Cuyahoga County Emergency Services Advisory Board – Law Enforcement Committee to be considered.

The Cuyahoga County Emergency Services Advisory Board – Law Enforcement Committee meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 2nd at 10am at the South Euclid Community Center (1370 Victory Drive, South Euclid, Ohio).

The grant guidance and project application template are below:

Law Enforcement State Homeland Security Program

Law Enforcement State Homeland Security Program Application



Public Notice Request for Information

Cuyahoga County Department of Public Safety & Justice Services (PSJS) intends to issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) regarding E911 indoor localization to aid Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs)  to be able to dispatch emergency responders to the right location for the caller

To schedule a presentation, please contact Program Officer, Lezlie White, at lwhite@cuyahogacounty.us