About the Criminal Justice Advisory Committee (CJAC)

The Criminal Justice Advisory Committee (CJAC) advises the Houston-Galveston Area Council Board on law enforcement and criminal justice issues, recommending funding priorities for criminal justice grants and other regional criminal justice issues.

Criminal Justice Advisory Committee Responsiblities:

  • Major participation in development of the annual criminal justice plan.
  • Recommendation of funding priorities for the annual criminal justice program.
  • Initiation and development of regional criminal justice programs for which the H-GAC is grantee.
  • Evaluation of the criminal justice funding proposals to determine their consistency with applicable regional plans, and furnishing these evaluations to the Project Review Committee and the Board of Directors.
  • Establishment of a forum for discussion and resolution of common problems in law enforcement and the administration of justice.
  • Provisions of such other advice and assistance as the Board of Directors may request.

Contact Info

Madeline McGallion

Meeting Dates

Meetings are held at least four times per year on the second floor of H-GAC's office located at:

3555 Timmons Ln
Houston, TX 77027