Friday, February 27, 2015

Richmond Police Honors Personnel, Community Partners

February 27, 2015

WHAT:  Richmond Police Salute to Excellence Awards Ceremony

WHEN:  3 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

WHERE:  The November Theatre ~ Formerly The Empire Theater
                 114 W. Broad St.

BACKGROUND:  Chief Alfred Durham and the Richmond Police Department will honor Richmond Police personnel and their community partners for their crime reduction efforts, contributions and acts to aid in the “Richmond Resurgence.”

The Department will present its prestigious annual awards in the following categories:
·         Precinct of the Year,
·         Sector of the Year,
·         Rookie of the Year and
·         The Dominic O. Tabb Communications Officer of the Year.

Also, three of the Department’s top awards – the Medal of Valor, Police Medal and the Life Saving Bar – will be presented to officers for their invaluable, courageous and heroic actions in the line of duty.

The Department recognizes the efforts of those who contribute to its successes twice a year with an awards ceremony.

The public and members of the media are invited to attend.