On 25th November 2021, SPF plan to holding its Annual Award Ceremony in Edinburgh. This year we are expanding the scope to not only reflect and recognise bravery, but to shine the light on other aspects of policing that define what we are.
This year we are expanding the scope to not only reflect and recognise bravery, but to shine the light on other aspects of policing that define what we are.
The #ItsWhatWeAre Award categories will include
SPF BRAVERY AWARD –INDIVIDUAL An individual who has shown considerable bravery working in an individual capacity. They have shown commitment to keeping the public safe in the most demanding of circumstances.
SPF BRAVERY AWARD –GROUP A group who has shown considerable bravery working in a team capacity. They have shown commitment to keeping the public safe in the most demanding of circumstances.
SPF COMMUNITY COMMITMENT AWARD An individual who has demonstrated commitment within the local community in which they work. They have connected and supported the greater community and made a difference.
SPF UNSUNG HERO AWARD An individual who has gone beyond the day to day call of duty and shown inspiring leadership by stepping up. It recognises an individual who has made a difference by going the extra mile and gone above and beyond expectations within their role.
SPF PUBLIC APPRECIATION AWARD This award is for a civilian or civilians who have assisted the police and shown considerable help and positive support to the situation.
SPF COPS COP OF THE YEAR This award allows officers to be recognised and appreciated by their peers for demonstrating what we value as being a police officer. It is the colleague who always helps, who supports, who volunteers, who steps forward and who cares.
These awards will reflect the very best of the service and demonstrate the positive impact that our members make. They will capture and celebrate exceptional stories and provide a small snapshot of the extraordinary and diverse work colleagues do.
Nominations for 2021 are now being judged but the 2022 nominations are now open and we would encourage you to submit your nominations below or at spf.org.uk/awards. The nomination process is very simple and quick, we will take care of the rest.