Information Needs & Data Exchange (INDEX) Subcommittee

The next Subcommittee meeting is tentatively scheduled at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020, and will be a remote-only virtual meeting.
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2020 INDEX Committee Meeting Documents
 


 DATE  AGENDA  PACKET  AUDIO  MEETING SUMMARY  MEETING HANDOUTS
 March 5, 2020  Agenda N/A N/A  N/A No quorum.
February 6, 2020 Agenda N/A Audio Draft Summary N/A

INDEX Subcommittee regular meetings are generally held the first Thursday of the month from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Courthouse Fifth Floor Conference Rooms 513/514, 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham, unless otherwise noted.  The upcoming 2020 regular meetings are:  

  • January 9, 2020*: CANCELLED
  • February 6, 2020
  • March 5, 2020
  • May 7, 2020
  • July 9, 2020
  • September 3, 2020
  • November 5, 2020
The mission of the INDEX Committee is to develop a data collection and reporting system that accurately informs policymakers when considering programmatic changes necessary to minimize jail use and improve efficiency in the criminal justice system.  Members include representatives from:
Whatcom County
  • Executive's Office
  • Sheriff's Office and Jail
  • Prosecuting Attorney's Office
  • Public Defender's Office
  • Superior Court
  • District Court
  • Health Department
  • Information Services Division
Bellingham 
  • Municipal Court
  • Police Department
  • City Attorney's Office
Small Cities
  • Police
  • Information Technology Departments
  • City Attorney Offices
  • Municipal Courts
  • Information Technology Departments
Lummi Nation
North Sound Behavioral Health Organization