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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
(216) 443-7265; (216) 443-2129 fax

The Department of Public Safety and Justice Service’s day-to-day operations are overseen by the Director and the Deputy Director, supported by a team of professionals who work with all Divisions to ensure that they are functioning at the highest level possible in order to carry out the mission of the County Executive. The Director also serves as the point of contact between the Department and the County Executive’s Chief Public Safety & Justice Officer. 

Brandy Carney, Chief of Special Operations
Contact:  216-443-5691,


Melinda (Lindy) Burt, Interim Director
Contact: 216-698-2064;

Dan McNea, Program Officer 4/Special Projects
Contact: 216-443-7665;

Tanya Hairston, Senior Administrative Assistant
Contact: 216-443-7265;