Have your favorite Torch Run photos get international recognition!

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

Categories: Submit photographs taken in the past five years in one of the following two categories:
A) Law enforcement as the guardians of the flame - personnel carrying the torch, interacting with communities, raising funds and awareness of the events, etc.
B) Law enforcement in support of the Special Olympics athletes themselves – personnel in interaction with athlete(s)

  • Winning photos will be displayed at the 112th Annual IACP Conference and at the 2006 International Torch Run Conference.
  • The top photos will be posted on the IACP website, and will be printed in Police Chief and Spirit magazines.
  • First place photos in each category will be enlarged to display size and awarded to the contributing programs.
Entry Information:
  • Entries must be received by September 8, 2006.
  • A maximum of eight (8) photos per submission will be accepted.
  • Photos previously submitted can be sent again for consideration, provided they were not selected as winners in either category.
  • Each submitted photo should have the contact, program name, city and state on the back.
  • Include a contact name, agency or torch run program, address, phone and description of photo with each submission.
  • Photos will not be returned. Consider making a copy of the photo(s) submitted before sending.
  • Photos should be of the highest possible resolution and clarity for reproduction as signs and for printing. Winners may be requested to provide original negatives and/or higher resolution photographs.
  • Digital photos may not be submitted; Please submit a photo quality printing of digital photos for consideration in the contest.
  • Entries will be reviewed by a panel from IACP, the Torch Run, and Special Olympics. The top three photos in each category will be selected.
  • Send entries to:
The International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual I.A.C.P. Torch Run Photo Contest Attn: D. David Paulson 515 North Washington Street Alexandria, VA 22314 For additional information please contact: Lorne White IACP Torch Run Committee Chair 416-230-6492 oletre@aol.com or