Dallas County Criminal Justice Advisory Board

Criminal Justice Advisory Board (CJAB)- Mission Statement

The Dallas County Criminal Justice Advisory Board (CJAB) is the forum for law enforcement, community, business and professional collaboration leading to an effective and just criminal justice system that ensures Dallas County is safe, secure and prepared.

The principle mission of the Dallas County Criminal Justice Advisory Board is to identify opportunities for improvement in the criminal justice system of Dallas County using the following core strategies:

  • Synergize public safety programs and services across Dallas County.
  • Coordinate programs and systems to reduce crime.
  • Integrate the criminal justice system in a county-wide emergency response plan.
  • Maximize effectiveness of criminal justice resources throughout Dallas County.

CJAB in the Spotlight!

Commissioner Elba Garcia receives the Susan McHenry Golden Key Award during the Texas Reentry Symposium.

Commissioner Elba Garcia congratulates Duane Steele for 25 Years of Service with Dallas County

General CJAB Meeting

Dr. Garcia pictured with Pretrial Director Duane Steele

Police Chiefs