Our Mission

Partnership for a Safer Cleveland advocates a collaborative approach to community safety by connecting the public, policymakers, and police to advance safety.

Our Vision

Preserving community safety and justice by instilling human value in all of Greater Cleveland.

Our Objectives


Promote ongoing dialogue on criminal justice policy among diverse city and state groups


Identify advocates and lobby for needed changes and resources in the criminal justice system and other systems that are affected or influenced by the criminal justice system


Promote youth opportunities and involvement in decision-making around youth facilities


Organize and participate in symposia, seminars or other events


Facilitate information exchange on a wide-range of issues related to the criminal justice field, focusing on crime deterrence and youth violence prevention


Educate outreach workers and community leaders in the best-practices approach in violence prevention and building healthy, safe communities


Encourage scholarly research in youth development and violence prevention and promote practical applications for the findings