Awards and Recognitions

The Lieutenant Rochelle Sax Police Officer of the Year Award recognizes outstanding achievement by an officer who brings credit to the department and performs above and beyond what is required by an officer's basic assignment.

The Police Services Civilian Employee of the Year award aims to recognize an exemplary civilian contribution to the department.

The criteria for both awards include, but is not limited to: attendance, productivity, letter(s) of merit, organizational commitment, sustained community involvement, judgment, decisiveness, sensitivity, and leadership.

Lt. Rochelle Sax Award

  • Learn more about the award’s namesake and her contributions to our department.

  • Learn more about the most recent recipient of this award: Officer Yusuf "Joe" Alliyani (2015).

  • All officer ranks are listed according to the rank of the officer at the time the award was received.

Civilian Employee of the Year Award

  • Learn more about the most recent recipient of this award: Cheryl Kelton (2015).

  • Learn about the previous winners of the Civilian Employee of the Year Award.