The Public Safety Committee consists of a representative from the City Manager's Office, the City Attorney's Office, the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office, the Sheriff's Office, the Police Department, the Fire Department, and the Jail Authority.
The position of Secretary is held by the representative of the Police
Department, whose duties include, but are not limited to: establishing
the agenda, providing public notice of the meetings, and recording the
minutes of every meeting.
The Public Safety Committee is responsible for the general review of public safety issues, and its specific duties shall include, but not be limited to: monitoring and recommending to City Council an official policy in all matters concerning law enforcement, the Judiciary, fire safety, ambulance service and emergency communication.