Ten Police Receive Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards

 Police Receive Law Enforcement Awards

Ten Police officers from across Manitoba have been recognized for their outstanding contribution to their communities. The Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards are awarded for exceptional dedication to public safety.

The awards were presented yesterday evening at the Manitoba Association of Chiefs of Police Excellence in Policing Awards dinner. This year’s recipients are:

  • Staff Sgt. Douglas Ashton, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP);
  • Cpl. Brock Carson, RCMP;
  • Const. Julie Coté, RCMP;
  • Insp. David Dalal, Winnipeg Police Service (WPS);
  • Insp. Greg Hebert, Brandon Police Service (BPS);
  • Cpl. John Hurley, RCMP;
  • Special Const. Ryan Jack Linklater, RCMP;
  • Det. Moazzodin Sadr, WPS;
  • Const. Christopher Stupak, BPS; and
  • Sgt. George William Whelan, RCMP
  • “Congratulations to these officers for their outstanding service to Manitobans,” said RCMP Assistant Commissioner Scott Kolody, president of the Manitoba Association of Chiefs of Police. “Police work is hard work, and these officers have taken it above and beyond when it comes to community safety and engagement. I am proud to call these officers colleagues.”

    The Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards were established by the provincial government to recognize extraordinary efforts by police officers in Manitoba. Award recipients are selected by a committee with representatives from BPS, RCMP, WPS and Manitoba Justice.

    More than 150 police officers have received this award to recognize their contributions to their communities, police service or the betterment of law enforcement in Manitoba.

    TOPICS:   Manitoba News

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