Racial Justice in New Castle County 

Read New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer's statement on the Derek Chauvin guilty verdict HERE.

New Castle County is committed to providing an environment free from discrimination and injustice.  Read my statement on George Floyd’s murder here

Innovative Approaches to Policing

Take a comprehensive look at the New Castle County Police Department, including our use of force policies

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Expanded our Hero Help program, diverting individuals suffering from substance abuse disorder into treatment

Created Behavioral Health Unit in 2018 that has so far screened 2091 individuals, preventing 141 incarcerations and 133 hospitalization, and referring 859 individuals to other services

Supporting our Communities

Launched Lead Paint Removal Program in October, 2019

Expanded 2019 Summer Youth Employment Program, including a group who learned to design and build websites through the summer into the school year