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About the Neighborhood Safety Commission

The Cobb Neighborhood Safety Commission was created on September 28, 1999 by resolution of the Cobb County Board of Commissioners.

The NSC was established for the following purposes:

  • To assist in efforts to promote safer neighborhoods for both residential and business sectors,
  • To increase local community involvement in neighborhood safety,
  • To identify new neighborhood safety resources, and
  • To strengthen existing neighborhood safety programs

NSC meetings are held monthly on the third Friday, 8:30 a.m. at 100 Cherokee St. (Third floor).

About the Commission

There are 15 members of the Cobb Neighborhood Safety Commission. Members are residents of Cobb County and represent areas of business, industry, community and civic organizations.

They are appointed and qualified by the Cobb County Board of Commissioners. In addition to the 15 appointed members of the Cobb Neighborhood Safety Commission, the director of the Cobb County Public Safety Department, or his designee, is an ex-officio member.

Board Members:

BOC/Member                                           District      
Cupid Chair
Juan Violantes  
Sam Heaton  
Carl Dimare  
Gambrill One
Jeff Wood  
Richard Rubio  
Scott Tucker  
Richardson Two
Joe Gavalis  
Andy Smith  
Neil Fusillo  
Birrell Three
Carlton Stott  
Joan Bloom  
Mary Rainwater  
Sheffield Four
Carol Massey  
David Harris  
Joel Cope  

Suzanne Pete
(770) 528-3803