The annual Kenneth Neidinger Officer of the Year is awarded to the officer, regardless of rank or assignment, who best exemplifies the Department’s sworn personnel during the year. The selection is based upon professionalism and exemplary service during the previous year.  Nominations are submitted by peers and supervisors. 

The annual Community Policing Award is presented to an employee who developed community partnerships, identified and solved problems, implemented new initiatives or programs, and/or promoted meaningful results from partnerships and problem solving skills.