Each year, the Irving Police Department honors officers and staff for their accomplishments during the previous year. A silent auction kicks off the evening, followed by dinner. The Blue Tie Banquet allows the department to spotlight outstanding examples of leadership and excellence in our employees. Among several prestigious awards given are Officer of the Year, Civilian Employee of the Year, the Chief’s Unit award and the Brass Pig award.
2022 award recipients are as follows:
Officer of the Year - Investigator Tim Hilton
Civilian of the Year - Dispatcher Kesley Henderson
New Officer of the Year - Officer Andrea Custodio
Supervisor of the Year - Sergeant Chris Martinez
Chief’s Unit Award - Crime Against Children Unit and Training Academy Staff