Criminal Justice and Public Safety (CJPS)

Committee Room: Room 436, State House
Phone: (207) 287-1122
Mailing Address: Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety, c/o Legislative Information, 100 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333
Committee Jurisdiction
Maine Criminal Code; Maine Juvenile Code; Maine Bail Code; criminal law and criminal procedure; sentencing; Criminal Law Advisory Commission; Department of Public Safety; law enforcement; Criminal Justice Academy; victims’ rights; Department of Corrections; adult and juvenile corrections; intensive supervision; probation and parole; county jails; community corrections; Board of Corrections; operating under the influence; operating after suspension; habitual offenders; fire safety and arson; firearms; concealed firearms permits; private investigators; security guards; and Maine Emergency Management Agency.
Committee Members
Senator Stan Gerzofsky (D-Cumberland), Chair
Senator David E. Dutremble (D-York)
Senator Gary E. Plummer (R-Cumberland)
Representative Mark N. Dion (D-Portland), Chair
Representative Michel A. Lajoie (D-Lewiston)
Representative Bryan T. Kaenrath (D-South Portland)
Representative Alan M. Casavant (D-Biddeford)
Representative Timothy I. Marks (D-Pittston)
Representative Joshua R. Plante (D-Berwick)
Representative Ricky D. Long (R-Sherman)
Representative Thomas M. Tyler (R-Windham)
Representative Jethro D. Pease (R-Morrill)
Representative Corey S. Wilson (R-Augusta)