Public Safety Commission


  • 5:45 p.m.
  • 3rd Thursday of every month
  • West Lumberton Community Police Station
    2401 W 5th Street
    Lumberton, NC 28358


The public safety commission consist of 8 members appointed by the city council, 1 from each electoral precinct and 1 member appointed by the mayor as an at-large member.
Chair: Bernese Branch (Precinct 3)
Kenny Biggs (Mayor Appointee) 
Hubert Covington (Precinct 1) 
Eric Chavis (Precinct 7)
Evalina Lorick (Precinct 6) 


The Public Safety Commission reviews methods and proposals concerning making the city a crime-free and drug-free community, hears and makes recommendations concerning petitions for review, and performs any other duties assigned by council.