Public Safety Committee - 2017


This Committee shall have jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:

  • The Suffolk County Police Department
  • The Office of the Medical Examiner
  • Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services
  • The County Sheriff’s Department
  • The day-to-day operation of the County Correctional Facilities
  • The Probation Department
  • Auxiliary Police
  • The County Police District
  • The District Attorney’s Office
  • “Crack House” legislation
  • Forfeiture and Seizure Laws
  • All law-enforcement related business or activities


This  Committee shall also consider and vote on any appointment to a board,  commission, department, agency, authority, task force, or comparable  entity under the jurisdiction of this Committee as well as any outside  consultant which may be authorized by this Committee.