NSA President's First Official Acts Focus on Animal Cruelty, School Safety, and Mental Health in Jails

Alexandria, VA – In his first set of official acts as president, National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) 2018-2019 President, Marion County (Ind.) Sheriff John Layton announced the creation of two new committees within NSA for animal cruelty and school safety, and further instructed NSA’s Jail Committee to focus on developing innovative solutions to handling mental health and substance abuse in jails.