Agency Directory

State Administering Agencies

Agency Directory

There are 56 Byrne JAG SAAs in all 50 states, five territories and the District of Columbia. Please contact us to update information on this page.

Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs, Division of Law Enforcement and Traffic

401 Adams Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 242-5370
Agency Head: Kenneth Boswell, Director
JAG Contact: Brian Forster, Law Enforcement Programs Supervisor
SAC Director: Srinivas Javangula, IT Program and Project Manager

Alaska Department of Public Safety, Division of Administrative Services

5700 E Tudor Road
Anchorage, AK 99507-1225
(907) 465-4347
Agency Head: Kelly Howell, Administrative Services Director
JAG Contact: April Herzog, Grants Manager
SAC Director: Bradley Myrstol (Alaska Justice Statistical Analysis Center)

American Samoa Criminal Justice Planning Agency

Executive Office Building
Utulei, 3rd Floor
Pago Pago, AS 96799
(684) 633-5221
Agency Head: Keith Gebauer, Director
JAG Contact: Leonard Seumanutafa
SAC Director: none

Arizona Criminal Justice Commission

1110 W Washington Street, #230
Phoenix, AZ 85007-2958
(602) 364-1147
Agency Head: Andy LeFevre, Executive Director
JAG Contact: Tony Vidale, Deputy Director, Program Manager
SAC Director: Catie Clark

Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration

1515 W 7th Street
Little Rock, AR 72201-3934
(501) 682-2242
Agency Head and JAG Contact: Autumn Hemphill, Assistant Administrator, Intergovernmental Services
SAC Director: Ralph Ward, Manager, UCR, NIBRS, N-DEx, SAC (Arkansas Crime Information Center)

California Board of State and Community Corrections

2590 Venture Oaks Way, #200
Sacramento, CA 95833-3200
(916) 445-5073
Agency Head: Kathleen Howard, Executive Director
JAG Contact: Tim Polasik, Field Representative
SAC Director: Alyson Lunetta, Manager Investigative Services Program (Criminal Justice Statistics Center)

Colorado Department of Public Safety, Division of Criminal Justice

700 Kipling St., #1000
Lakewood, CO 80215-5894
(303) 239-4442
Agency Head: Joe Thome, Director
JAG Director: Kristy Wilson, Program Grant Manager
SAC Director: Kim English, Research Director, Office of Research and Statistics

Connecticut Office of Policy and Management

450 Capitol Avenue, MS #52ASP
Hartford, CT 06106-1365
(860) 418-6394
Agency Head: Mike Lawlor, Undersecretary
JAG Contact: Eleanor Michael, Policy Development Coordinator
SAC Director: Ivan Kuzyk, Director (Connecticut Statistical Analysis Center, Office of Policy and Management)

Delaware Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

Carvel State Office Building
820 N.French Street, 10th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
(302) 577-5030
 Agency Head: Christian Kervick, Executive Director
JAG Contact: Charles Pugh, Planning Coordinator
SAC Director: Spencer Price, SAC Director, Delaware Statistical Analysis Center

District of Columbia Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants

441 4th St., NW, Suite 727N
Washington, DC 20001-2714
(202) 727-0605
 Agency Head: Michelle Garcia, Director
 JAG Contact: Mary Abraham, Justice Grants Administration
 SAC Director: Mannone Butler, Executive Director

Florida Department of Law Enforcement

2331 Phillips Road
Tallahassee, FL 32302-1489
(850) 410-7000
 Agency Head: Richard Swearingen, Commissioner
 JAG Contact: Petrina Herring, Bureau Chief, Office of Criminal Justice Grants
 SAC Director: Cindy Durrett, Senior Management Analyst Supervisor, Florida Statistical Analysis Center

Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

104 Marietta Street, NW Suite 440
Atlanta, GA 30303-2743
(404) 657-1956
 Agency Head: Jay Neal, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Ursula Kelley, Grants Specialist
 SAC Director: Stefanie Lopez-Howard

Guam Bureau of Statistics & Plans

PO Box 2950
Hagatna, GU 96932-2950
(671) 472-4201
 Agency Head: Lola Leon Guerrero, Acting Director
 JAG Contact: Lorilee Cristomo

Hawaii Department of the Attorney General, Crime Prevention & Justice Assistance Division

235 S Beretania Street, Suite 401
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 586-1150
 Agency Head: Julie Ebato, Administrator
 JAG Contact: Shaleigh Tice, Grants & Planning Branch Chief
 SAC Director: Paul Perrone, Chief of Research and Statistics

Idaho State Police, Department of Planning, Grants, & Research

700 S Stratford Dr.
Meridian, ID 83642-6206
(208) 884-7003
 Agency Head: Col. Kedrick Wills, Director
 JAG Contact: Kara Thompson, Grants/Contracts Management Supervisor
 SAC Director: Misty Kifer, Director, Idaho Statistical Analysis Center

Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority

300 W Adams Street, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60606-5107
(312) 793-4170
 Agency Head: John Maki, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Greg Stevens, Program Manager
 SAC Director: Megan Alderden, Associate Director, Research and Analysis Unit

Indiana Criminal Justice Institute

101 W Washington Street, Suite 1170E
Indianapolis, IN 46204-3414
(317) 232-1229
 Agency Head: David Murtaugh, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Andrew Rodeghero, Division Director, Drug and Crime Control Division
 SAC Director: Ashley Aiken, Director, Research Division

Iowa Governor's Office of Drug Control Policy

502 E 9th Street
Wallace State Office Building, 1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319-5005
(515) 725-0300
 Agency Head and JAG Contact: Dale R. Woolery, Associate Director
 SAC Director: Lanette Watson, Justice Systems Analyst, Division of Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning, Iowa Department of Human Rights

Kansas Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

900 SW Jackson Street, #304
Topeka, KS 66612-1220
(785) 291-3205
 Agency Head: Shawn Cowing, Administrator
 JAG Contact: Jill Stewart, Manager
 SAC Director: Scott Schultz, Executive Director, Kansas Sentencing Commission

Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet

125 Holmes Street
Frankfort, KY 40601-2108
(502) 564-7554
John Tilley, Cabinet Secretary
JAG Contact and SAC Director: Diane Marcus, Manager, Grants Management Branch

Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement

602 N 5th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802-5312
(225) 342-1500
 Agency Head: Jim Craft, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Ingraham Scott, Byrne/JAG
 SAC Director: Fredia Dunn, Section Manager - Policy Planning, LIBRS. LEMIS,UCR

Maine Department of Public Safety

104 State House Station
45 Commerce Drive
Augusta, ME 4333
(207) 626-3800
 Agency Head: John Morris, Commissioner
 JAG Contact: Tracy Poulin, Grant Administrator
 SAC Director: George Shaler, Research Associate, ME Statistical Analysis Center (University of Southern Maine)

Maryland Governor's Office of Crime Control & Prevention

100 Community Place
Crownsville, MD 21032-2037
(410) 697-9338
 Agency Head: Glenn Fueston, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Tammy Lovill, Program Manager
 SAC Director: Jeffrey Zuback, Chief, Research & Analysis

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety

One Ashburton Place, Room 2133
Boston, MA 02108-3933
(617) 727-7775
 Agency Head: Daniel Bennett, Secretary
 JAG Contact: Angela Davis, Executive Director and Kevin Stanton, Deputy Executive Director
  SAC Director: Lisa Sampson

Michigan State Police

PO Box 30634
Lansing, MI 48909-8134
(517) 332-2521
 Agency Head: Kristie Kibbey Etue, Director
 JAG Contact: Nancy Becker Bennett, Director, Grants and Community Services Division
 SAC Director: Edmund McGarrell, Director, MI Justice Statistics Center (Michigan State University)

Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Office of Justice Programs

445 Minnesota Street, Suite 2300
Saint Paul, MN 55101-2139
(651) 201-7305
 Agency Head: Raeone Emery Magnuson, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Tricia Hummel, Assistant Director
 SAC Director: Valerie Clark, Director of Training, Research and Communications

Mississippi Department of Public Safety, Division on Public Safety Planning

1025 Northpark Drive
Ridgeland, MS 39157-5216
(601) 987-1212
 Agency Head: Chris Gillard, Interim Executive Director
JAG Contact: Emberly Holmes, Director, Office of Justice Programs
SAC Director: Charles Scheer, Director, MS Statistical Analysis Center (University of Southern Mississippi)

Missouri Department of Public Safety

PO Box 749
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(573) 751-4905
 Agency Head: Sandy Karsten, Director
 JAG Contact: Heather Haslag, Program Manager
 SAC Director: Mark Ritchey, Director, Statistical Analysis Center (Missouri State Highway Patrol)

Montana Board of Crime Control

5 S Last Chance Gulch
Helena, MT 59601-4178
(406) 444-3604
 Agency Head: Laura Obert, Chairwoman
 JAG Contact: Mark Thatcher, Public Safety Bureau Chief
 SAC Director: Kathy Wilkins, Data Unit Manager

Nebraska Crime Commission

301 Centennial Mall S, 5th Floor
Lincoln, NE 68508-2529
(402) 471-2195
 Agency Head: Darrell Fisher, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Lisa Stamm, Chief, Grants Division
 SAC Director: Mike Fargen

Nevada Department of Public Safety

1535 Old Hot Springs Road, Suite 10
Carson City, NV 89706-0676
(775) 684-4556
 Agency Head: Jim Wright, Director
 JAG Contact: Mirjana Gavric, Administrator
 SAC Director: William Sousa, Director, Center for Crime and Justice Policy (University of Nevada Las Vegas)

New Hampshire Department of Justice

33 Capitol Street
Concord, NH 03301-6310
(603) 271-3658
 Agency Head and SAC Director: Kathleen Carr, Director of Administration
 JAG Contact: Johanna Houman, JAG Manager

New Jersey Department of Law & Public Safety, Division of Criminal Justice

Office of the Attorney General
25 Market Street
Trenton, NJ 8625
(609) 984-6500
 Agency Head: Veronica Allende, Director
JAG Contact: Kelly Ottobre, Grants Manager
SAC Director: Jean Petherbridge, Manager, Research and Evaluation

New Mexico Department of Public Safety

PO Box 1628
Santa Fe, NM 87504-1628
(505) 827-9000
Maj. Scott Weaver, Cabinet Secretary
JAG Contact: Sylvia Serna, Grants Management Bureau Chief
SAC Director: Kristine Denman, Senior Research Scientist, Institute for Social Research (University of New Mexico)

New York Division of Criminal Justice Services

80 S Swan St.
Albany, NY 12210-8001
(518) 457-1260
 Agency Head: Michael Green, Executive Deputy Commissioner
 JAG Contact: Jeff Bender, Deputy Commissioner
 SAC Director: Theresa Salo, Director, Office of Justice Research and Performance

North Carolina Department of Public Safety, Governor's Crime Commission

1201 Front Street, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27609-7533
(919) 733-4564
 Agency Head: Caroline Valand, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Navin Puri, Criminal Justice Planner
 SAC Director: Tim Parker

North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation

4205 State Street
PO Box 1054
Bismarck, ND 58503-0623
(701) 328-5500
 Agency Head: Dallas Carlson, Director
 JAG Contact: Ann Scott, Grants-Contracts Officer II
 SAC Director: Colleen Weltz, NIBRS/UCR Program Manager

Northern Mariana Islands Criminal Justice Planning Agency

PO Box 501133
1314 Anatahan Dr.
Saipan, MP 96950-1133
(670) 664-4550
 Agency Head: John Cruz, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Paul Tenorio, Criminal Justice Planner
 JSAC Director: none

Ohio Office of Criminal Justice Services

1970 W Broad St
Columbus, OH 43223-1102
(888) 448-4842
 Agency Head: Karhlton Moore, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Melissa Darby, Grants Planner
 SAC Director: Lisa Shoaf

Oregon Criminal Justice Commission

885 Summer St NE
Salem, OR 97301
(503) 378-4830
 Agency Head: Michael Schmidt, Executive Coordinator
 JAG Contact: Tiffany Quintero, Operations Analyst
 SAC Director: Ken Sanchagrin, Research Director

Oklahoma District Attorneys Council

421 NW 13th Street, Suite 290
Oklahoma City, OK 73103-3700
(405) 264-5000
 Agency Head: Trent Baggett, Executive Coordinator
 JAG Contact: Stephanie Lowery, Program Contact
 SAC Director: John Flores-Hidones, Director, OK Statistical Analysis Center (OK State Bureau of Investigation)

Pennsylvania Commission on Crime & Delinquency

3101 N Front Street
PO Box 1167
Harrisburg, PA 17110-1310
(717) 705-0888
 Agency Head: Derin Myers, Director
 JAG Contact: Robert Merwine, Director, Office of Criminal Justice System Improvements
 SAC Director: Kirsten Kenyon, Director of Research, Planning and Strategic Development

Puerto Rico Department of Justice

PO Box 902192
San Juan, PR, 00902-0192
(787) 766-5656
 Agency Head: Wanda Vàzquez Garced, Attorney General
 JAG Contact: Christie Machin, External Resource Division
 SAC Director: none

Rhode Island Public Safety Grant Administration Office

One Capitol Hill
Administration Building
Providence, RI 02908-5803
(401) 764-5991
 Agency Head: Michael Hogan, Administrative Manager
 JAG Contact: Gail Pereira, Byrne JAG, RSAT, Coverdell Program Administrator
 SAC Director: Michael Hogan

South Carolina Department of Public Safety, Office of Highway Safety and Justice Programs

10311 Wilson Boulevard, Bldg. C
Blythewood, SC 29016
(803) 896-9950
 Agency Head: Phil Riley, Director
 JAG Contact: Joi Brunson, Program Manager
 SAC Director: Holly Groover, Director, Office of Justice Programs

South Dakota Department of Public Safety

118 W Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-2000
(605) 773-3178
 Agency Head: Trevor Jones, Secretary
 JAG Contact: LaDonna Holm, Grants Coordinator (G.S. Mickelson Criminal Justice Center)
 SAC Director: Bryan Gortmaker, Director, Criminal Statistical Analysis Center (South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation)

Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs

312 Rosa L Parks Avenue, 18th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243-1102
(615) 532-2983
 Agency Head: Jennifer Brinkman, Director
 JAG Contact: Lee Ann Smith, Assistant Director; Quality Assurance
 SAC Director: Pam Beck, TBI Assistant Director, CJIS Division (Tennessee Bureau of Investigation)

Texas Office of the Governor

PO Box 12428
Austin, TX 78711-2428
(512) 463-2000
 Agency Head and JAG Contact: Reilly Webb, Acting/Deputy Executive Director
 SAC Director: none.

Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice

P.O. Box 142330
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
(801) 538-1031
 Agency Head: Kim Cordova, Executive Director
 JAG Contact: Richard Ziebarth, Information Analyst
 SAC Director: Benjamin Peterson

Vermont Department of Public Safety

45 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671
(802) 241-5000
 Agency Head: Thomas Anderson, Commissioner
 JAG Contact: Richard Hallenbeck, Grants Management Specialist
 SAC Director: Karen Gennette, Executive Director, Crime Research Group, Inc.

Virgin Islands Law Enforcement Planning Commission

3000 Golden Rock Shopping Center, Suite 9
St Thomas, VI 00802-4311
 Agency Head: Franz Christian, Sr., Director
 JAG Contact: Flemon Lewis, Grant Administrator
 SAC Contact: Tisha Lennard, Law Enforcement Planning Commission

Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services

1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219-3639
(804) 786-4000
 Agency Director: Shannon Dion, Director
 JAG Contact: Albert Stokes, Acting Grants Manager
 SAC Director: James McDonough, Manager, Criminal Justice Research Center

Washington Department of Commerce

1011 Plum Street SE
PO Box 42525
Olympia, WA 98504-2525
(360) 725-4000
 Agency Head: Richard Torrance, Managing Director
 JAG Contact: William Johnston, Program Manager
 SAC Director: Thea Mounts, SAC Director, WA State Statistical Analysis Center, (Office of Financial Management)

West Virginia Division of Justice & Community Services

1204 Kanawha Boulevard E, Suite 200
Charleston, WV 25301-2901
(304) 558-8814
 Agency Head: Joseph Thornton, Acting Director
 JAG Contact: Tanisha Travis, Senior Justice Programs Specialist / Juvenile Justice Specialist
 SAC Director: Erica Turley, Research Analyst, WV Office of Research and Strategic Planning (Justice Center for Evidence Based Practice)

Wisconsin Department of Justice

PO Box 7857
Madison, WI 53703-7857
(608) 266-1221
 Agency Head: Brad Schimel, Attorney General
 SAA Designee and SAC Contact: Constance Kostelac, Director
 JAG Contact: Mathew Raymer, Criminal Justice Programs Analyst

Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigations

208 S College Drive
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-7181
 Agency Head: Steven "Woody" Woodson, Director
 JAG Contact: Forrest Williams (Byrne JAG); Erica Fairbourn (Justice Assistance Grants)
 SAC Director: Tiffany Comer Cook, Senior Research Scientist/Manager - Center for Criminal Justice Research (Wyoming Survey & Analysis Center)