Governor’s Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor

Medal of Valor Nomination Form

Valor is defined as: strength of mind or spirit that enables a person to encounter danger with firmness : personal bravery.

Medal Of Valor Nomination Form

Enacted on January 1, 2003 California’s Medal of Valor Award is recognized as the highest state award for valor by a Public Safety Officer in California.  The 2018 Medal of Valor nominations are currently being accepted by the California Department of Justice.  All nominations must be submitted to the DOJ and postmarked by April 30, 2018.  Brave Public Safety Officers protect and serve our communities in California everyday. On certain occasions, there are extraordinary circumstances that provide us an opportunity to recognize those that go above and beyond the call of duty. 

Does your association have such an individual who is deserving of recognition, for their exceptional bravery?  Please review the nomination form by clicking on the link below or on the image.  Recognize those that have exemplified what is one of the highest acts of selflessness.