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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Public Safety & Justice Services

Cuyahoga County Department of Public Safety & Justice Services 
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.


FY22 Violence Against Women Act Grant Program (VAWA)

The grant program enhances the capacity of local communities to develop and strengthen effective law enforcement and prosecution strategies to combat violent crimes against women and to develop and strengthen victim services in cases involving violent crimes against women.

Solicitation for Applications

Cuyahoga County Department of Public Safety and Justice Services FY2022 STOP Violence Against Women Act Request for Proposals is now open. If interested, please submit a completed application along with attachments no later than August 1, at 12:00 p.m., via email to:

Linda Jones, Grants Coordinator
Department of Public Safety and Justice Services
P: (216) 698-6463

Late or faxed applications will not be considered for funding.

Pre-Proposal Conference via Microsoft Teams

July 8, 2022 at 11:00 am (opportunity to ask questions)

If joining by phone, the call-in number is: +1 (440) 462-2064 Conference I.D. 448 065 506#

If joining via computer or mobile app, please contact to receive the meeting link.