Interested individuals must submit their application by 5 PM on March 20th.

Members are appointed for 3 year terms.

Clallam County Sheriff's Advisory Committee


Why You’re Needed: This is your opportunity to help shape public safety services in our County. You can play a key role in encouraging greater collaboration and communication between the Sheriff’s Office and the public.

Job Basics:

The Advisory Committee is a nine-member, volunteer advisory panel that makes recommendations to the Clallam County Sheriff Department, regarding such topics as emergency response services, tribal collaboration, community outreach, neighborhood watch programs and community safety.

View Previous Meeting Minutes from this Board.

Meeting Schedule: The Advisory committee holds quarterly meetings third Wednesday of each month starting at 6:00 p.m.

How To Apply:  Download the Application or pick one up in their office in the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Suite 4, Port Angeles.

For more information contact [email protected] or call 360-417-2233




On the discussion block in the past year were the court watch program, concerns of HB 1783, updates regarding neighborhood watch programs,  a pay raise for the sheriff, citizen firearm classes, and code enforcement.


• Interest in public safety and communications.

• Interest in public policy, county code, and ordinances.

• Community outreach experience.

• There are current openings for representatives of Clallam Bay/Sekiu, Forks and unincorporated area, Quileute Tribe, Makah Tribe, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, and Law and Justice

 Clallam County

Clallam County, named after the Klallam word for “the strong people”, has  approximately 75,000 residents with women making up 50.64% of the population and 54% of the workforce. Community members give their time through elected positions and 35 volunteer boards or commissions.