Community Safety & Crime Prevention Awards
Each year the ministry recognizes individuals, groups and programs that have made outstanding contributions to crime prevention and community safety with the Community Safety and Crime Prevention Awards. (PDF) The awards are announced during Crime Prevention Week, held during the first week of November.
Nominations for the Community Safety and Crime Prevention Awards are reviewed by representatives from the provincial Safe Communities Working Group (SCWG). The SCWG brings provincial partners together with the common goal of keeping the Province’s communities safe. Members include:
- BC Crime Prevention Association
- Block Watch Society of BC
- BC Crime Stoppers
- Children of the Street Society
- RCMP “E” Division
- Public Safety Canada
- Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
Nomination forms will be available in spring 2017.