RESCHEDULED --- Rising Crime in the United States: Examining the Federal Role in Helping Communities Prevent and Respond to Violent Crime
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs
Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2007
Time: 09:30 AM
Status: RESCHEDULED

Agenda


NOTICE OF RESCHEDULED HEARING

The hearing on "Rising Crime in the United States: Examining the Federal Role in Helping Communities Prevent and Respond to Violent Crime" previously scheduled by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary for Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 23, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. and will be held before the Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs.

Chairman Biden will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Joe Biden Jr. (D - DE)
  3. Senator Dianne Feinstein (D - CA)
  4. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Mark Epley
    Senior Counsel to the Deputy Attorney General
    U.S. Department of Justice
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Sheriff Ted Kamatchus
    President
    National Sheriffs Association
    Marshalltown , IA
  2. James Alan Fox
    Criminologist
    Northeastern University
    Boston , MA
  3. Mayor Douglas H. Palmer
    Mayor of Trenton, NJ
    President, United States Conference of Mayors
    Trenton , NJ
  4. Thomas J. Nee
    President
    National Association of Police Organizations
    Boston , MA
  5. Colonel Rick S. Gregory
    Chief of Police
    New Castle , DE
  6. Russell B. Laine
    Vice President
    International Association of Chiefs of Police
    Algonquin , IL