City Council Safety Committee – Topic: Juvenile Crime
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Location: Cleveland City Hall, 601 Lakeside Avenue, in the Mercedes Cotner Council Committee Room 217
Livestream Link: www.youtube.com/user/ClevelandCityCouncil
Meeting agenda: https://cityofcleveland.legistar1.com/cityofcleveland/meetings/2022/5/3087_A_Safety_Committee_22-05-11_Committee_Calendar.pdf
The Cleveland City Council Safety Committee will convene a hearing about juvenile crime.
At this time, the County Prosecutor Michael O’Malley will be present to discuss actions being taken by the Prosecutor’s Office to reduce juvenile crime. The City Prosecutor Aqueelah Jordan will explain the work of her office and the role with juvenile offenders.
County Juvenile Court Administrative Judge Thomas O’Malley will provide clarity on the role of the courts, and explain how the court interacts with juvenile offenders and their parents or guardians. The Director of Community Relations Grady Stevenson and the Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance will discuss their efforts in addressing youth violence.
The Director of Public Safety Karrie Howard and Interim Chief of Police Dornat Drummond will speak on the efforts of the gang unit.
This meeting will be broadcast live on:
Cleveland TV Channel 20 (Spectrum Cable TV)
TV 20 Livestream online: www.tv20cleveland.com/watch-now