Eligibility Criteria

  • Nominees must be one of the following – a sworn/uniform police officer or an employee of a municipal police service in Ontario (such as a 911 Dispatcher, Communications personnel, Court Services personnel, Forensics ID personnel, etc.)
  • Nominations must identify a specific ‘Hero’ to be recognized.
  • Nominations must include reference to an occurrence where the 'Hero' has gone above and beyond the call of duty while on the job or in their community.
  • Nominator must identify themselves in the submission for the purpose of verifying validity of content.
  • No member of the Awards Committee can be nominated.
  • Nominations must be submitted by no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 25, 2019, EST.
  • Please note, as they are not members of the PAO, nominations will not be accepted for police officers or civilian police personnel with the Toronto Police or OPP.