For Immediate Release
July 28, 2014
Surrey Board of Trade
Police Officer of the Year Award Finalists Announced!
Surrey, B.C. - The Surrey Board of Trade is proud to announce the finalists for the 18th Annual Police Officer of the Year Awards. Winners in the below eight categories will be announced at the gala event taking place on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey (15269-104 Avenue) from 6-9:30pm.
The Surrey RCMP along with Surrey’s Auxiliary officers, civilian employees and volunteers will join members of Surrey’s business community to celebrate those individuals who have been chosen by their peers and the public to receive the Police Officer of the Year Awards.
Media representatives are invited as our guests. The program begins at 7pm, with the keynote speaker, Bob Lenarduzzi of the Vancouver Whitecaps, and award presentations to follow at 8:15pm.
The finalists are:
|ARNOLD SILZER COMMUNITY POLICING INITIATIVE AWARD NOMINEES|
|Darlene Bowyer, Port Kells Community Association|
|Special Constable Susan Caley|
|High Risk Location Initiative – COMMAND TEAM|
|POLICE AND BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP AWARD NOMINEES|
|Karen Klein, ICBC Road Safety Coordinator|
|Surrey Crime Prevention Society|
|MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEE AWARD NOMINEES|
|VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES|
|AUXILIARY CONSTABLE OF THE YEAR NOMINEES|
|Auxiliary Constable Amrik Singh Aulakh|
|Auxiliary Constable Ken Merrells|
|Auxiliary Constable Karen Summers|
|POLICE OFFICER OF THE YEAR - NOMINATED BY PEERS|
|Staff Sergeant Martin Blais|
|Corporal Nicole Noonan|
|Constable Sanjeevan Sidhu|
|POLICE OFFICER OF THE YEAR - NOMINATED BY COMMUNITY|
|CSO Dennis Bell|
|Corporal Allison Douglas|
|Special Constable Joshua Waltman|
|Auto Crime Target Team (ACTT) and the Property Crime Target Team (PCTT)|
|Surrey RCMP Criminal Collision Investigation Team (CCIT)|
|Surrey RCMP General Investigation Unit|