Brake Family Liaison Officer Awards 2019

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Brake Family Liaison Officer Awards

Brake's Family Liaison Officer Awards celebrate and recognise the outstanding achievements and support provided by Police Family Liaison Officers, and showcase best practice in supporting families following a road death or serious injury.

The awards ceremony for the 2019 Family Liaison Officer Awards was held at the Houses of Parliament, on Wednesday 3 July 2019.

Photos from the awards ceremony are available to view here.

Three awards were open for nominations in 2019:

  • The Family Award
  • The Outstanding Officer Achievement Award
  • The Award for Excellent Longstanding Service

Congratulations to all of our winners and highly commends in the 2019 Brake Family Liaison Officer Awards:

Outstanding Officer Achievement Award nominations:

  • PC Joanna Baxter, Nottinghamshire Police
  • FLO Heidi Lee, Essex Police
  • Family Liaison Support Volunteer Sally Mack, Norfolk Police
  • Sergeant Jon Mochan, Police Scotland
  • PC Darren Pemble, Surrey Police
  • PC Louise Phipps, Avon and Somerset Police
  • PC Nick Priestley, West Yorkshire Police
  • PC Christopher Rowley-Smith, Hertfordshire Constabulary
  • PC Allison Sellers, Metropolitan Police
  • PC Diane Stevens, West Mercia Police
  • PC Craig Taylor, West Yorkshire Police
  • PS Hannah Thorpe, Dyfed Powys Police

Shortlisted:

  • Sergeant Jon Mochan, Police Scotland
  • PC Darren Pemble, Surrey Police
  • PC Craig Taylor, West Yorkshire Police

Highly commended:

  • PC Louise Phipps, Avon and Somerset Police
  • PC Allison Sellers, Metropolitan Police

Winner:

  • PC Joanna Baxter, Nottinghamshire Police

Award for Excellent Longstanding Service nominations:

  • PC Nick Anderton, Cheshire Police
  • DC Clare Bevis , Metropolitan Police
  • Inspector Matt Butler, Dorset Police
  • DC Nicola Croucher, Metropolitan Police
  • PC Tom Davies, Cumbria Police
  • PC Nigel Fawcett-Jones, West Yorkshire Police
  • PC Tony Hayhurst, Cheshire Police
  • FLO Heidi Lee, Essex Police
  • PSI Liam Ryan, Warwickshire Police
  • PC Sandra Terry, Thames Valley Police
  • PC George Trayner, Police Scotland

Shortlisted:

  • DC Clare Bevis , Metropolitan Police
  • DC Nicola Croucher, Metropolitan Police
  • PC Tom Davies, Cumbria Police
  • PC Sandra Terry, Thames Valley Police

Highly commended:

  • PC Nick Anderton, Cheshire Police
  • PC George Trayner, Police Scotland

Winner:

  • PC Tony Hayhurst, Cheshire Police

Family Award nominations:

  • PC Craig Booth, Lancashire Constabulary
  • Investigation Officer Sophie Law Nottinghamshire Police
  • PC Glyn Hanks, West Midlands Police
  • PC Richard Collins, West Yorkshire Police
  • DC Alan Curtis, Metropolitan Police
  • PC Tom Kerr, Devon and Cornwall Police

Shortlisted:

  • PC Glyn Hanks, West Midlands Police

Highly commended:

  • PC Craig Booth, Lancashire Constabulary
  • Investigation Officer Sophie Law, Nottinghamshire Police

Winner:

  • PC Tom Kerr, Devon and Cornwall Police

Additional details about the 2019 Family Liaison Officer Awards and winning nominees can be found in Brake's media centre. If you would like any further information about the FLO Awards, please email floaward@brake.org.uk.

Details of the winners of the 2018 Awards can be found on our website here.

Many thanks to Birchall Blackburn LawHorwich Cohen Coghlan Solicitors and Slater and Gordon for kindly sponsoring the 2019 FLO Awards.

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