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Independent Study Demonstrates Jail Regionalization Will Increase Efficiencies in Cuyahoga County

Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald today released a 3 part analysis of Cuyahoga County’s jail regionalization proposal. The study underscores benefits that would be generated through FitzGerald’s proposal to consolidate the management of correctional facilities in Cuyahoga County. Read more...

Prison Rape Elimination Act

The Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office, Department of Corrections, has a zero-tolerance for sexual abuse.  The Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 is a federal law that seeks to eliminate sexual assaults and sexual misconduct. Read more...


Cuyahoga County and Cleveland NAACP to hold Free Self Defense Seminars


Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, in partnership with the Cleveland NAACP, announced the launch of the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department  Strategies Against Violent Encounters (S.A.V.E.) Initiative.  Read more...