Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

Purpose of Award: To recognize a well-rounded Michigan Law Enforcement Officer, who has exceeded, above and beyond, the duty requirements expected of their position and has demonstrated a distinct pattern of community service coupled with professional achievement. Episodes of heroism will, of course, also be included where noted.

Material: Enclose relevant documentation on the nominee in the following areas:

  • Community service

  • Professional career

  • Heroism

  • Letters of recognition

  • News clippings

  • Other substantiating documentation

Documentation should not exceed 18 one-sided pages, on 8 ½ x 11 bond paper – first six or seven pages should contain the individual’s service narrative. Include a copy of your nominee’s State or Federal certification as a law enforcement officer as well as copies of pertinent training and education certificates as appropriate. Additional pages may include supporting citations and other documentation to include press articles.

Photograph: Include a 5 x 7 photograph of the nominee

Deadline: January 11th, 2021