Deadline Extended for the IACP/Target International Police Officer of the Year Award

Nominations must be received electronically by
midnight EST on Monday, August 20.

Nominations are open to officers from the United States and any country in the world and may be made for exceptional achievement in any police endeavor, either on-duty or off-duty, including cold cases, community policing, criminal investigation, extraordinary valor, forensic science, policing technology, terrorism and traffic safety. Nominees may come from virtually any area of law enforcement, from sheriffs’ departments to border and park patrols to standard municipal police agencies.

For details on the nominations procedure as well as an application, visit