How it Works

  • Nominations need to include a written or verbal description (through the online nomination form, email, Facebook direct message, or Twitter direct message) as to why your local police personnel should be considered for the PAO Police Services Hero of the Year award in one of the following three categories:
    • On-Duty Difference Maker - Uniform Officer (An officer(s) who has gone above and beyond the expectations of the job while on-duty)
    • On-Duty Difference Maker - Civilian Police Service Employee¬†(A civilian police service employee(s) who has gone above and beyond the expectations of the job while on-duty)
    • Community Role Model (A police officer(s) or civilian police service employee(s) who has made a difference in their community while off-duty)
  • The deadline for 2021 submissions is Monday, March 15, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EST.
  • All submissions are kept strictly confidential. No names will be disclosed without the expressed written consent of the nominator.¬†
  • Winners will be announced during the Police Association of Ontario's virtual Annual General Meeting in June.