The 71st Annual Crime Prevention Awards will be on Wednesday, February 5th at the Wisconsin Club to recognize private residents and law enforcement professionals who, through their special contributions to crime prevention, have made the greater Milwaukee area a better place to live and work.
The event is organized by LISC Milwaukee and Safe & Sound, two nonprofit organizations dedicated to safe and thriving neighborhoods in the Milwaukee area, in partnership with law enforcement agencies. Registration will be open soon. The event is also sponsored by AAA Wisconsin. We are very grateful for the support and look forward to presenting their sponsored awards on February 5th.
Outstanding Individual Involved in Crime Prevention
Person such as a neighbor, committed staff of nonprofits, business or city government, who has made notable contributions to crime prevention. A nomination should detail the circumstances, actions or reasons surrounding the individual’s efforts.
Outstanding Block Club/Community Collaboration
Block club/community group with an active involvement in making the community safe.
Corporation or business that has contributed to crime prevention whether by service, support, programming or advocacy.
Outstanding Faith Based Organization
Faith Based organization that has contributed to reducing crime, fear and disorder in their community. An organization based on faith and/or beliefs, a mission based on social values of the particular faith, and which most often draws its activists from a particular faith group will be considered.
Law Enforcement Awards
CLO that contributed to crime prevention in their community. A nomination should detail the circumstances, actions or reasons surrounding the CLO efforts of community/law enforcement cooperation.
An officer with distinguished service in the area of crime prevention and community. A nomination should detail the circumstances, actions or reasons surrounding the nomination. When multiple officers are involved in an act worthy of recognition, please list the actions of each officer.
Outstanding Civilian Contribution
A civilian with distinguished service to law enforcement and crime prevention. A nomination should detail the circumstances, actions or reasons surrounding the nomination.
Either Community or Law Enforcement Awards
Any member of the community or law enforcement that contributed to long term policy, advocacy or education efforts related to public safety.