Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism

Lindsey Graham (SC)

Chairman

Republican members

  • Chuck Grassley (IA) Picture of Chuck Grassley
  • Orrin G. Hatch (UT) Picture of Orrin G. Hatch
  • John Cornyn (TX) Picture of John Cornyn
  • Ted Cruz (TX) Picture of Ted Cruz
  • Ben Sasse (NE) Picture of Ben Sasse
  • John Kennedy (LA) Picture of John Kennedy

Sheldon Whitehouse (RI)

Ranking Member

Democratic members

  • Dianne Feinstein (CA) Picture of Dianne Feinstein
  • Dick Durbin (IL) Picture of Dick Durbin
  • Amy Klobuchar (MN) Picture of Amy Klobuchar
  • Christopher A. Coons (DE) Picture of Christopher A. Coons
  • Cory Booker (NJ) Picture of Cory Booker

Jurisdiction of the Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism includes:

  1. Oversight of the Department of Justice's
    • Criminal Division
    • Drug Enforcement Administration
    • Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys
    • Office on Violence Against Women
    • U.S. Marshals Service
    • Community Oriented Policing Services and related law enforcement grants
    • Bureau of Prisons
    • Office of the Pardon Attorney
    • U.S. Parole Commission
    • Federal Bureau of Investigation
    • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, as it relates to crime or drug policy
  2. Oversight of the U.S. Sentencing Commission
  3. Youth violence and directly related issues
  4. Federal programs under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended (including the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act)
  5. Criminal justice and victims' rights policy
  6. Oversight of the Office of National Drug Control Policy
  7. Oversight of the U.S. Secret Service
  8. Corrections, rehabilitation, reentry and other detention-related policy
  9. Parole and probation policy
  10. Oversight of anti-terrorism enforcement and policy
  11. Oversight of Department of Homeland Security functions as they relate to anti-terrorism enforcement and policy
  12. Oversight of State Department consular operations as they relate to anti-terrorism enforcement and policy
  13. Oversight of encryption policies and export licensing
  14. Oversight of espionage laws and their enforcement