Community Safety Awards

Every year during Crime Prevention Week in November, Crime Prevention Ottawa recognizes the people and programs that have made a difference in preventing crime and making communities safer across the city.

The Community Safety Awards recognize community leaders in the following categories:

  • Volunteer Award
  • Community Volunteer Program Award
  • Community Program Award
  • Leadership Award
  • Youth Engagement Award
  • Enforcement Professional Award
  • City Employee Award
  • Youth Worker Award

2014 Call for Nominations

Do you knowsomeone who is making Ottawa a safer, better place to live?Crime Prevention Ottawa wants you to nominate them for the 6thannual Community Safety Awards. The awardshonour individuals and groups making a contribution to the safety of our community. 

You can nominate any individual, group or program you feel has made an outstanding contribution to crime prevention and community safety in Ottawa. Crime prevention leaders represent all ages and walks of life,including volunteers and staff with many different kinds of organizations.

Access thecriteria and nomination form here

The deadline for submissions is October 1, 2014. Please take the time to recognize someone you know who is making a difference by submitting a nomination.

The awards ceremony will take place on Monday, November 3, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Ottawa City Hall.  Save the date!

Learn more about our previous winners. Watch our interviews with the 2013 Community Safety Award winners.