Commendations (Employee Recognition)

Procedures for Filing a Commendation of a Public Safety Member

Consistent with our mission, vision, and guiding principles, it is our desire that your encounters with Public Safety members personify behaviors that are consistent with quality, caring, and value- driven service, as demonstrated by our actions and our words. We want to hear from you about how we’re doing.  Employee recognition can be given in many ways and we welcome opportunities to recognize our team for positive contributions and achievements.  Perhaps you would like to formerly thank a member of our team for their outstanding service.

Commending a Public Safety Member—If you would like to commend an officer, supervisor, or another department member for outstanding service and professionalism in the performance of his/her duties, please complete the below form.  As an option, you may contact the Director and Chief for Public Safety at 607-274-3353 or by email.  Be prepared to provide the name of the department member, the action you would like to commend, and the date and approximate time that the action occurred. Upon receipt, information received will be forwarded to the department member and a copy will be placed in their department personnel file.

Please complete the below form.  Thank you for taking the time to show your appreciation!

Complaints and Commendations Form