IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award

The IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award, was created for law enforcement agencies, task forces, councils, community partnerships, and other theft prevention alliances worldwide to showcase the results of their Calendar Year 2016 theft prevention and/or enforcement programs. Agencies―both large and small―have an equal chance of winning; entries are evaluated on initiative, on use of available resources, and on overall results. Allowing agencies to share how they successfully curbed vehicle theft in their jurisdiction. 

Guidelines 

No 2016 IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award (previously called Vehicle Crimes Award of Merit) winner may compete in 2017. Each application will address activities that occurred only during the Calendar Year of 2016, i.e., between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. However, it may refer to past years soley to demonstrate program or individual success(es). Each agency-nominating application will be organized into four categories corresponding to the four criteria against which each program will be evaluated; will not exceed ten, double-spaced pages. 

Failure to adhere to any of the above guidelines will result in disqualification of the application. 

Evaluation Process 

Each IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award application will be evaluated by members of the Vehicle Crimes Committee of the International Association of Chiefs of Police. Evaluators will use a point system to ensure that the maximum number of points are awarded to each agency application. 

Presentation of Awards 

The award recipient, will be invited to attend the Annual IACP Conference where the IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award will be presented. Travel expenses (airfare up to $500) to the Annual Conference, the cost of one registration, and three nights' stay at a designated hotel are provided to the award recipient. 

Deadline Date: June 16, 2017

Application:  IACP Leadership in the Prevention of Vehicle Crimes Award Application 

For more information, contact awards@theiacp.org.