July 26, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to noon

Criminal Justice Training Commission, Burien

See Documents

September 13, 2016, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

John L. O'Brien Building, Olympia

See Documents

The Joint Legislative Task Force on the Use of Deadly Force in Community Policing 


This task force was created by HB 2908 and is charged with:


  • Reviewing laws, practices, and training programs regarding the use of deadly force in Washington state and other states; 


  • Reviewing current policies, practices, and tools used by or otherwise available to law enforcement as an alternative to lethal uses of force, including tasers and other nonlethal weapons; and


  • Recommending best practices to reduce the number of violent interactions between law enforcement officers and members of the public.

June 28, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to noon

John L. O'Brien Building, Olympia

See Documents

Joint Task Force Meetings

November 21, 2016, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Final ​Meeting:

​John L. O'Brien Building, Olympia


Task Force Recommends Removing Malice & Good Faith!!

Black Alliance of Thurston County