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Public Safety

The SANDAG Public Safety program combines regional public safety policy with state-of-the-art technology and research capabilities.

Our program is supported by two key components: the Automated Regional Justice Information System and the Criminal Justice Research Division. These divisions support the Public Safety Committee which advises the Board of Directors on major policy-level matters related to public safety.

Related Resources


  • Chiefs/Sheriffs Management Committee
  • Public Safety Committee


  • County of San Diego Community Health Statistics
  • Crime Alerts Via Email
  • Drug Abuse Warning Network
  • Meth Strike Force
  • Regional Criminal Justice Research and Clearinghouse
  • Subscribe to Receive Criminal Justice Publications


  • Adult Offenders in Local Custody and Under Community Supervision in San Diego County: 2011, 2014, and 2015 - CJ Bulletin August 2016 [PDF: 5MB]
  • Arrests 2016: Law Enforcement Response to Crime in the San Diego Region - CJ Bulletin February 2018 [PDF: 849KB]
  • City of San Diego CalGRIP-II Project: Evaluation Report - CJ Bulletin March 2013 [PDF: 421KB]
  • Cross-Jurisdictional Task Forces on the Border: Targeting Drugs and Violence in San Diego County - CJ Bulletin February 2014 [PDF: 286KB]
  • Enhancing Treatment in a Drug Court Setting: An Evaluation of San Diego County's Pilot Vivitrol Project - CJ Bulletin July 2014 [PDF: 613KB]
  • Gang Association Among San Diego Arrestees: 2017 Survey Results - CJ in Brief October 2018 [PDF: 546KB]
  • Gang Involvement Among San Diego County Arrestees - CJ in Brief October 2015 [PDF: 479KB]
  • Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction Grant Program (MIOCR) – Executive Summary [PDF: 262KB]
  • Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction Grant Program (MIOCR) – Final Evaluation Report [PDF: 955KB]
  • Public Safety Allocations in the San Diego Region: Expenditures and Staffing for Fiscal Year 2017 - CJ Bulletin January 2018 [PDF: 432KB]
  • San Diego County Juvenile Justice Crime Prevention Act Summary Results FY 2016-17 - CJ Summary March 2018 [PDF: 394KB]
  • San Diego Violent Crime Victims and Suspects in 2015 - CJ in Brief December 2016 [PDF: 487KB]
  • SB 678: Increasing the Success of High-Risk Probationers in San Diego County 2nd Annual Report - CJ Bulletin February 2015 [PDF: 373KB]
  • Smart Probation: A Study of the San Diego County Probation Department's Application of Evidence-Based Practices - CJ Bulletin May 2015 [PDF: 961KB]
  • Thirty-Eight Years of Crime in the San Diego Region: 1980 Through 2017 - CJ Bulletin April 2018 [PDF: 1MB]
  • CJ Evaluation November 2018 - Veterans Moving Forward Evalution Results [PDF: 947KB]
  • Graffiti Tracker: An Evaluation of the San Diego County Multi-Discipline Graffiti Abatement Program [PDF: 5MB]
  • Public Safety Committee Regional Needs Assessment Final Report [PDF: 299KB]
  • Understanding Transit's Impact on Public Safety [PDF: 133KB]
  • Veterans Moving Forward Infographic [PDF: 269KB]