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Thurston County Law Enforcement RMS Consortium

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The Thurston County Law Enforcement Records Management System (LERMS) Consortium is an intergovernmental organization comprised of the following law enforcement agencies: Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater, Yelm and Tenino. LERMS was formed to allow the departments to share the cost of expensive records management software and to centralize the management of the system. LERMS is governed by the LERMS Board which is made up of the Chiefs of Police from each member city. One Chief is voted to be Chair each year. Every three years, the Board determines the Lead Agency for the consortium who handles the administrative and financial aspects of LERMS.

In 2016, Tumwater's Chief of Police, John Stines, was voted LERMS Board Chair. The City of Olympia was voted Lead Agency and will remain so until 2017.

LERMS Consortium Meetings 

The LERMS Board regular meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1:00 p.m. at the Lacey Police Department.

*Due to COVID-19, the March 19, 2020 will be held at 2pm - meeting will be held by conference call.  The public may call in at 425-436-6370, access code 109871.  

2019 Meetings


Meeting Type



March 19, 2020 CONFERENCE CALL* Agenda Minutes
February 20, 2020 CANCELLED    
January 16, 2020 Regular Agenda Minutes
December 19, 2019 CANCELLED    
November 21, 2019 CANCELLED    
October 17, 2019 Regular Agenda Minutes
September 19, 2019 CANCELLED    
;August 15, 2019 CANCELLED    
July 18, 2019 Regular Agenda Minutes
June 20, 2019 Regular Agenda Minutes
May 16, 2019 CANCELLED    
April 18, 2019 Regular Agenda Minutes
March 21, 2019 CANCELLED    
February 21, 2019 Regular Agenda Minutes
January 17, 2019 CANCELLED    

Past Meetings

Find 2014 LERMS Consortium and 2015 LERMS Consortium and 2016 LERMS Consortium and 2017 LERMS Consortium and2018 LERMS Consortium meeting information. Meeting records from the previous year are available on the City of Lacey website.