Reminder: Nominations being accepted for 38th annual Police-Community Relations Awards

Jordan-Ashley Walker

Contact: Donna S. Murrell
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 7, 2017) – There's still time to submit a nomination for the 38th annual Police-Community Relations Awards sponsored by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations Committee. The deadline for entries is April 3.

An annual feature of Charlotte's Law Enforcement Week celebration, the award recognizes officers and work teams from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department for building positive, problem-solving relationships with individual citizens and neighborhood groups.  During the past 37 years, Charlotte-Mecklenburg community members have nominated more than 3,500 officers.

Citizens in the patrol area, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools personnel, groups and individuals may make nominations.  To nominate an officer or team, click here to complete a nomination form or send your information to  You can also call 704-336-3056 to request a nomination form or for more information. 

Members of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations Committee will review nominations.  Officers selected will be honored at an awards ceremony and dinner on Thursday, May 18.


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