This award is presented each year to the individual who contributes the most to further the goals of the tactical community.
A selection committee bases its decision on evaluating his or her performance, dedication, and leadership.
The award recognizes the recipient for:
- Unselfish dedication to the enhancement of the tactical unit capabilities.
- Unstinting efforts to increase tactical officer safety through training and mutual exchange of information.
- Epitomizing the highest standards of professionalism and honor in all aspects of law enforcement.
All nominations must include the following:
- Full name
- Department / Agency
- SWAT Team assigned (if applicable).
- Documentation of the event; Synopsis of the event in paragraph form
- A contact person to verify the event, actions, or conduct
2023 OTOA Awards Banquet Wednesday, June 14, 2023
6 pm - 8 pm
Kalahari Resorts & Convention Center, Sandusky, Ohio
Winners of these prestigious OTOA Awards are provided the following
- Recognition at the OTOA Awards Banquet
- Lifetime OTOA membership
- Lifetime Annual Training Conference Registration *see restrictions below
- OTOA & Sponsor Awards
*This award is eligible for a maximum of one (1) person annually
*Lodging and meals are NOT covered for the annual conference attendance.