Lakewood City Hall

Public Safety Advisory Committee

The Public Safety Advisory Committee provides citizen input to the City Council about public safety policies.

Schedule, Agendas, and Minutes


The Public Safety Advisory Committee reports to the City Council and assists in assessing the compliance of City and department policies. The Committee provides a yearly report on the progress of public safety activities, along with additional reports if they are necessary.


Current Members
  • Carroll Ray Dotson
  • Karen Ferreira
  • Alan Hart
  • James Hairston
  • Teresa King
  • Mark Peila
  • Martin Pullman
  • Kamarie Wilson
  • Ken Witkoe
  • Tod Wolf
  • Councilmember Trestin Lauricella (Council Liaison)
Member Responsibilities

Committee members must attend regular meetings. If members miss three or more meetings, they may be dismissed by City Council.

Members must adhere to the City of Lakewood’s code of ethics, show mutual respect among members, and be flexible.

Requirements for Membership

Members shall be residents of the City unless the Council finds that the appointment of a non-resident, by virtue of business involvement or expertise, will benefit the Committee and ultimately the City.

How to Join

Applications are available at the City Clerk’s Office, City of Lakewood, 6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499, or online: Application for Appointment.

Members are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council.

Schedule, Agendas, and Minutes





City of Lakewood – City Clerk
6000 Main Street SW
Lakewood WA 98499