Alberta Community Justice Awards

Every year, Alberta Justice invites you to recognize people in your community who go the extra mile to prevent and address crime in Alberta by nominating them for this prestigious award.

Who is eligible?

These awards honour:

  • individuals
  • youth justice committees
  • crime prevention organizations
  • victim services
  • restorative justice organizations
  • police

To nominate a person, business or group

The deadline for submitting nominations for this year’s Community Justice Awards is March 1, 2019.

Nomination form - 174 KB Download Adobe Acrobat Reader

Selection criteria

We'll review your nomination of a person, business or group (ie, the nominee) based on these elements of community justice:

  • leadership – demonstrating exceptional leadership ability in the area of local concern
  • innovation – demonstrating innovative solutions or approaches in their work
  • service enhancement – taking deliberate and logical steps to enhance the services they currently provide
  • community mobilization – effectively mobilizing the broader community to address issues of local concern
  • partnerships and collaboration – building connections and effective partnerships with agencies and parallel organizations in the community

2018 award winners

The 2018 Community Justice Awards were presented on June 1 at an event in Calgary co-hosted by the Calgary Police Service.

Event program - 3 MB Download Adobe Acrobat Reader

Learn more

If you have a question about these awards, contact:

Crime Prevention and Restorative Justice Unit

310-0000 (toll-free in Alberta)