Outstanding Command Officer of the Year Award

NOMINATION CRITERA: Nominations for this award must be made by a chief executive officer of a Florida Municipal, College/University, School Board/District, Tribal or Airport, Railroad or Port Authority law enforcement agency and be a FPCA member in good standing.    The nominee must be nominated by their chief executive officer and be a full-time law enforcement…

Outstanding Chief Executive Officer of the Year Award

NOMINATION CRITERA Nominations for this very prestigious award may be made by anyone wishing to nominate a law enforcement chief executive officer of a Florida Municipal, College/University, School Board/District, Tribal or Airport, Railroad or Port Authority law enforcement agency and a FPCA member in good standing. NOMINATION PACKAGE The nomination form must be completed and…

Florida Law Enforcement Officers’ Hall of Fame

In October 2014, the Hall of Fame was created through Section 264.0041, Florida Statutes, to recognize and honor law enforcement officers who put their lives on the line for the safety and protection of Florida’s citizens and visitors through their works, service and exemplary accomplishments. Each year, inductees’ names will be affixed on a plaque…

President’s Award

Through the President’s Award, the President of Florida Police Chiefs Association recognizes an individual for exceptional performance, support or service to the President, Association and/or the advancement of the law enforcement profession. CRITERIA: Exceptional Performance as a member of the Florida Police Chiefs Association, and/or; Support of the Association’s President it’s mission, goals and objectives…

Wall of Honor Awards

The FPCA would like to thank the Alarm Association of Florida (AAF) and the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) for their geneous co-sponsorship of this award. The purpose of the FPCA Wall of Honor is to distinguish former retired members of the FPCA or persons of distinction who made major contributions to the FPCA. This Wall will…

Public Private Partnership Awards

Quality in law enforcement is a vital asset to the community, and should be encouraged, promoted and formally recognized. The philosophy behind these awards is to recognize excellence in private sector partners and law enforcement agencies working together to address community problems and enhance public safety in their communities. Award Categories: Fallen Hero Award To…

Lee McGehee Police Officer of the Year Award

Sponsored by The Florida Police Chiefs Association established the Police Officer of the Year Award in 1998 to recognize police officers who have demonstrated exceptional achievement and shown a genuine commitment to their profession, their agency and the public they serve. On January 11, 2001 the Board of Directors unanimously approved a proposal to honor…

Lifesaving Award

Sponsored by ELIGIBILITY:  All sworn, full-time Florida Police Officers, below the rank of Chief, of FPCA member agencies are eligible. Nominations may be made for an exceptional lifesaving act that places the nominee’s life in jeopardy. A rescue via CPR or AED does not qualify unless the nominee’s life has been placed in jeopardy.  Lifesaving Award…