TThe Florida Retail Federation is proud to host the 46th Annual Law Enforcement Officer of the Year (LEOY) Awards Program on October 23, 2019.
The LEOY Award was created in 1974 to encourage and support Florida’s outstanding law enforcement community. The award recognizes the selflessness, professionalism and tireless dedication of Florida’s law enforcement officers. This award has been presented to 45 individuals who have embodied the epitome of excellence in law enforcement. Additionally, hundreds of outstanding officers have been honoured through nominations and other special recognitions in association with the Law Enforcement Officer of the Year awards program.
The 2019 LEOY nomination period is now open!
Click here to download the nomination packet.
FRF is now accepting 2019 LEOY Award nominations from Florida police and sheriff's departments, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, the Florida Highway Patrol, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation’s Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco Bureau of Law Enforcement, and any federal officer serving Florida.
The deadline for nomination is Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Eligible nominees are officers up to and including the rank of sergeant. Nominations for 2019 should be based on overall performance from June 30, 2018 through July 1, 2019. FRF respectfully requests only one nomination per department. The nominee selected as the 2019 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year will be recognized at a special LEOY Awards dinner on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee, FL. The LEOY Awards Dinner will kick off the 2019 EMPOWER Summit, a one day event offering training, education, and networking for Law Enforcement, Loss Prevention, and Human Resources professionals.
Sponsor a Table Don’t miss the opportunity support our law enforcement and sponsor a table at this special event. Table sponsorships are $1,100 per table, and include:
For questions, contact Shelby Dotson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (850) 222-4082.