Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
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Law & Justice Council


The purpose of the Law and Justice Council is to provide an interjurisdictional forum for consideration of initiatives and resources to improve criminal justice services, enhance public safety, and reduce crime throughout Thurston County.


Meetings are held bi-monthly on the third Thursday of the month unless otherwise stated.  The public's ability to attend at this time is by remote access only; in-person attendance is not permitted at this time. Members of the public may attend by calling the number listed below.

Dial:  (360) 252-9025

Pin: 1234

Thurston County Courthouse, Building 2, Room 280, 4:30 to 6pm

The meetings for 2020:

January 23
April 16
July 16
October 15

Law & Justice Council Charter

Law & Justice Council Statute

Contact Person:
Mia Pagnotta, Executive Assistant
Thurston County Public Defense
(360) 786-5868, Email Mia

Meeting Agendas and Minutes:

November 13, 2014
May 15, 2014
March 20, 2014
January 16, 2014