Pamela Brooke Lawson,
Consultant instructor. Investigate child physical abuse, neglect, sexual molest, and infant/child deaths. Provide training for dispatchers, first responders, new investigators, and advanced investigators as a POST Master Instructor, and consult on in county and out of county child abuse investigations. Courtroom Experience: Between 1987 and 2013 testified before San Diego County Courts, Multnomah County Court, and Missoula County Fourth Judicial District Court on more than 200 occasions. Qualified as an expert in 402 Hearing. Voir dire on issue of qualifications and admissibility of delayed disclosure and grooming testimony. People vs. John Gutierrez Rodriguez, SCD 195956, ABR 243. Testified during the trial on May 6, 2008. Also testified on the issues of delayed disclosure and grooming on March 29, 2007, SCD D482576.
Officer of the Year, California Women Police Officer's Association
Officer of the Year 1990, International Association of Women Police
Exceptional Performance Citation, partnership with the FBI and the San Diego District Attorney's Office to conduct a drug buy bust using an undercover operative involving known gang members, 1994
Exceptional Performance Citation, lead multi-agency investigation into a county-wide burglary and auto theft series committed by gang members, 1998
Commanding Officer's Citation, SDPD Child Abuse Investigations analytical abilities, efficiency, tenacity, teamwork, and dedication, 2006
San Diego County Commission on Children, Youth and Families STARS Award, April 2010