2016 – hosted in Broward County


To reserve your tickets now (limited seating is available), please visit our event page located here: https://putsouthflorida.ticketleap.com/2016bestofthebadge/

We are extremely appreciative of our main sponsor for the 2016 South Florida Best of the Badge Dinner, Wings Plus – Coral Springs.  Thank you again for supporting our Team and another great event.

This year’s event will take place on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 at 7pm in Broward County.  The location will be Wings Plus (9880 West Sample Road, Coral Springs 33065).  We have some incredible award categories and nominations!!  We are also real fortunate to welcome Retired Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Lieutenant Randy Sutton as our main Guest Speaker!!  Reserve your seat now using the link above.


The Award Categories are as follows:

Valor Award – Demonstrated bravery, heroism, or another outstanding action despite being aware of great personal danger.

Life Saving Award – When it is shown through documented evidence from witnesses, victims, or medical authorities that a Law Enforcement Officer was directly responsible for saving a human life.

Exceptional Performance Award – Going above and beyond the expectations of their position.

Determination and Solid Police Work Award – High quality arrest with a big impact on the community through good old fashion Police work.

Role Model for Law Enforcement Award – A Law Enforcement Officer who conducts themselves on duty and off duty with the values, attitudes, and behaviors associated with being a positive mentor for Law Enforcement as well as the community.

Merit Award – Displays a high degree of initiative and professionalism in the performance of their duties.

Excellence in Media Award – Presented to individuals or groups within the journalism, news, media and/or entertainment industries who have made an exceptional contribution to the Law Enforcement profession and in particular, the mission of our Police Unity Tour Team.

Lifetime Achievement Award – Presented to an individual who has continued to make positive contributions to the Law Enforcement community.

Citizen Positive Impact on Law Enforcement – Demonstrated an act or multiple acts which benefit the Law Enforcement community and are worthy of special recognition.